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00:00 [AlterNet] My Anorexic 9-Year-Old

00:01 [The Hindu - News] Thambidurai agrees to provide access to lands

00:01 [Moral Low Ground] Ruth Hull: ‘Murder by Cop’ in Santa Ana

00:03 [The Hindu - News] No proof that Ilavarasan was murdered: SP

00:04 [Disinformation] Christian Children’s Entertainer Ronald William Brown Planned to Kidnap and Eat Children

00:04 [Voice of America] Dan Robinson: Obama Warns Against Re-inflating Housing Bubble

00:05 [The Hindu - News] Death without dignity for abandoned racehorse

00:05 [Reuters] Tens of thousands rally to oust Tunisian government

00:08 [NPR] Border Drug Busts Putting Strain On Texas County's Budget

00:11 [The Hindu - News] All-party team to seek Central aid

00:11 [CNET News] Low-cost SkySweeper inspection robot scoots along power lines

00:12 [zero hedge] Impending World Doom!

00:12 [zero hedge] Busting The Three Biggest Bullish "Beliefs"

00:13 [Raw Story] Republican Super PAC encourages people to slap Hillary Clinton with crude online game

00:14 [Telegraph] Conservatives feel benefit of economic bounce

00:14 [Slashdot] Version 2.0 of 3D-Printed Rifle Successfully Fires 14 Rounds

00:14 [CNN: Entertainment] Exec: Conrad Murray's pay should have raised 'red flag'

00:18 [Big Think] Are You A Phubber? Do You Know Someone Who Is?

00:19 [The Hindu - News] As fear rises with water level

00:20 [straight] Expect creative eats at Vancouver’s first Dumpling Cook Off /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/poster02.jpg

00:21 [straight] David Stevenson: Water cannons should be banned during Pride parade /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/police%20at%20pride.jpg

00:22 [straight] Bambudda spins dim sum and more into modern Chinese tapas /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FOO_BestEats2_2381.jpg

00:23 [The Hindu - News] Restraining orders likely in 5 police station limits in Thiruvananthapuram

00:23 [NPR] With An Industry In Turmoil, Why Buy A Newspaper Company?

00:23 [CBC: politics] IMF review gives former budget watchdog high marks

00:25 [The Hindu - News] Chandy to lay stone for medical college

00:25 [CNN: Politics] Crowd sings birthday song to Obama

00:25 [OpEdNews] Censorship

00:26 [Reuters] Signs of new climate normal apparent in hot 2012: report

00:28 [Raw Story] Atheist blogger Hemant Mehta: I don’t hate God, I just think believers are delusional

00:29 [The Hindu - News] Statement war by Congress factions

00:30 [Telegraph] Miliband's MPs warn Labour must fight harder against Tories

00:30 [Telegraph] Doctor explains George W Bush's heart surgery procedure

00:30 [straight] Purple amethyst druzy slice necklace adds a perfect pop of colour /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FAS_KoolThing_2381.jpg

00:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Boy dies at after-school care

00:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] $2.5b a year: Abbott company tax pledge

00:33 [] 'Talks Not Threats': Iran's New President Asks US for Diplomacy /sites/

00:33 [The Hindu - News] Restraining orders in Thiruvananthapuram likely

00:35 [CNN] Man pleads not guilty to driving into crowd at Venice Beach, killing 1

00:38 [Reuters] Obama touts mortgage finance plan, highlights private sector role

00:38 [Reuters: politics] Obama touts mortgage finance plan, highlights private sector role

00:39 [The Hindu - News] Abdu Rabb complains of police ‘failure’

00:39 [CNN] Clash in Cotai: Manny Pacquiao, Brandon Rios to fight in Macau

00:41 [The Hindu - News] Heavy rain lashes Kasaragod

00:41 [The Hindu - News] Obama pitches mortgage overhaul as housing rallies

00:41 [Global Voices] Russians Wary of Snowden Asylum

00:43 [NPR] Judge Cuts Bradley Manning's Possible Sentence To 90 Years

00:43 [NPR] Genetic Code Shows Bird Flu In China Spread Between People

00:43 [Reuters] Signs of new climate 'normal' apparent in hot 2012: report

00:47 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

00:48 [Slashdot] How the Leap Second Bug Led Facebook To Build DCIM Tools

00:49 [zero hedge] The Unlucky 13 Charts Of This Economic "Recovery"

00:50 [OpEdNews] It's Not Unusual: The Left-Right (S)Mashup in American Politics

00:51 [BBC: Health] Dustin Hoffman treated for cancer

00:51 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

00:54 [BBC: Entertainment] Dustin Hoffman treated for cancer

00:58 [Raw Story] Swiss bank pays $50 million to settle SEC charges from 2007 financial meltdown

00:58 [Raw Story] Austrian Catholic Church seeks to replace “the cool wetness of a lake” with Mass

01:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Susan D. Blum: Enigmatic China Will Have You on the Edge of Your Seat

01:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jim Pugh: Time for Progressives to Get Serious About Social

01:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Rosenthal: Stand Your Ground Laws or License to Kill Without a Cause?

01:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eliot Nelson: HUFFPOST HILL - Steve King For President: iSi Se Puede!

01:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ray McGovern: Russ Holt Can Jolt the Jerks Who Snoop

01:04 [Disinformation] Twin Study to Explore Genetic Aspects of Space Health

01:05 [OpEdNews] Jailbreaks new phenomena in political struggle?

01:06 [Guardian] Luis Suárez: Let me leave, Liverpool – just like you promised

01:07 [CNN: Politics] Bill Clinton: No advice for Weiner

01:08 [Guardian] NHS blame games must end, says US patient safety expert

01:09 [CNN] Pakistani artists challenging YouTube ban

01:09 [CNN] California issues Amber Alert for 2 children after mother is slain

01:09 [CNN] What do you give a North Korean leader?

01:12 [Guardian] Girl died from asthma attack after ambulance error, family say

01:12 [Guardian] Maori chief's mummified head to return to New Zealand after 150 years in UK

01:12 [zero hedge] Peter Schiff Asks "What's In The Vault?"

01:12 [CNN: Money] More wacky Jeff Bezos buys

01:12 [CNN: Money] Mortgage closing costs up 6% this year

01:15 [The Independent] Dolphins recognise their old friends even after 20 years of being apart

01:15 [The Independent] Postcard from... Hong Kong

01:15 [The Independent] Length of pregnancy can vary up to five weeks, say scientists

01:15 [The Independent] Fancy a Red Admiral or a Chalkhill Blue? Don’t worry, it’s okay to be a butterfly watcher

01:15 [Truthdig] Baseball Steroids

01:15 [Truthdig] Michelle Obama’s Obesity Campaign Might Actually Be Working

01:15 [OpEdNews] Which Jeff Bezos Is Buying the Washington Post?

01:16 [straight] The Saucy Milliner's handmade hats bring a sexy sense of fun /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FAS_StyleWatch2_2381.jpg

01:16 [Telegraph] US files first charges over Benghazi consulate attack

01:16 [Telegraph] Stop sending aid to 'bongo bongo land', Ukip MEP says

01:18 [Raw Story] Maddow: Think NSA spying is just being used against terrorists? Think again

01:18 [Raw Story] New Jupiter-like planet changes scientific knowledge of planet formation

01:18 [Slashdot] Apple Announces a Trade-in Program For Third-Party Chargers

01:19 [CNET News] Snoop Lion sells $100 digital pot stickers; People buy

01:22 [CNN] Ex-madam, seeking office, faces drug charges

01:22 [Operation USA] RECENT SHIPMENTS: An Update from the Operation USA Warehouse

01:23 [CNN] Facebook is tweaking your News Feed

01:23 [Raw Story] Hackers on course for a million Android malware apps by 2014

01:24 [BBC: Technology] Buying the help of the bug hunters

01:28 [Guardian] Russia detains immigrants in 'concentration camps'

01:30 [Truthdig] Michelle Obama’s Anti-Obesity Campaign Might Actually Be Working

01:30 [CNET News] August hosts Perseid, the best meteor shower of the year

01:30 [CNET News] Oversight: Crowdsourcing the NSA's surveillance programs

01:30 [OpEdNews] Declining Net Energy and the Trajectory of Global Civilization

01:32 [Telegraph] Fort Hood trial: victim of Major Nidal Hasan tells of 'panic' as massacre that cost him sight in one eye unfolded

01:32 [Russia Today] US charges Libyan militant in Benghazi attack

01:33 [Slashdot] World's First Road-Powered Electric Vehicle Network Opens

01:37 [Moral Low Ground] No Animal Cruelty Charge for Christopher Dillingham, Washington Man Who Blew Up ‘Devil Possessed’ Dog

01:37 [Fox News: politics] US imposes tough penalties on commerical drivers who use cell phones, but tough to tell if they're working

01:37 [Fox News: politics] Romney warns Republicans against forcing government shutdown over ObamaCare

01:39 [CNET News] Alleged LG G2 press shot leak upstages smartphone's debut

01:46 [Telegraph] Bradley Manning: US military judge reduces maximum sentence for WikiLeaks source to 90 years

01:48 [The Hindu - News] Crying foul

01:48 [CNET News] Ikea augmented-reality app helps prevent sofa shock

01:50 [Truthdig] Want to Build a Smartphone App But Don’t Know Code? Microsoft Makes an App for That

01:50 [zero hedge] Detroit - An "Austrian Moment" In The Making

01:51 [Voice of America] First Probable Person-to-Person Bird Flu Case Reported in China

01:52 [Russia Today] Eto'over? Billionaire Kerimov sells Anzhi top players, wants to 'change course'

01:54 [The Hindu - News] Dioxins found in cow milk samples

01:55 [OpEdNews] Have a Koch and a Smile

01:56 [CNET News] White House to offer companies cybersecurity incentives

01:57 [Deutsche Welle] Egypt dismisses US senators' call for release of pro-Morsi detainees

01:58 [The Hindu - News] It’s D-day for new int’l terminal

01:58 [The Hindu - News] Choking on plastic in Chennai

02:00 [The Hindu - News] Cheran’s daughter to go with school head

02:01 [Reuters] Exclusive: Chesapeake drops energy leases in fracking-shy New York

02:01 [Reuters] U.S. Senator McCain, in Cairo, says Egypt near 'all-out bloodshed'

02:02 [Telegraph] Grieving sister of trolled teenager becomes 'target of online abuse'

02:02 [The Hindu - News] Cracks won’t pose threat to churches, say experts

02:04 [Disinformation] Congressman Denies NSA Is Doing More Than “Collecting Metadata”

02:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Boy, 8, dies at after-school care

02:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rudd pledges no GST rise

02:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] What's in it for Murdoch?

02:09 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: Ghana Steps Up Security Ahead of Supreme Court Ruling

02:09 [BBC: Science & Environment] Dolphins have longest animal memory

02:10 [The Hindu - News] Team India to kick for cup, glory

02:11 [zero hedge] Only 40% Of Federal Student Loan Borrowers Are Currently Making A Payment

02:12 [The Hindu - News] Soon, post offices to be like banks

02:13 [Raw Story] House of Cleveland kidnapper, rapist Ariel Castro to be razed on Wednesday

02:13 [Raw Story] Handcuffed ‘God-fearing’ man in locked box dropped from airplane

02:13 [Raw Story] Chesapeake Energy drops legal fight over fracking leases in New York state

02:13 [Raw Story] Watch this performance poet cleverly trash misogynistic Twitter trolls

02:16 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Head of RNC tries to bully media

02:17 [CNET News] WhatsApp passes 300M active users, adds voice messaging

02:17 [Voice of America] Mil Arcega: Analysts See Washington Post Purchase As Timely

02:18 [Slashdot] Comcast Working On 'Helpful' Copyright Violation Pop-ups

02:19 [The Progressive] Tourists Beware: Walker’s Cops May Come After You

02:20 [Truthdig] Want to Build a Smartphone App but Don’t Know Code? Microsoft Makes an App for That

02:20 [Truthdig] George W. Bush Hospitalized, Government Sues Bank of America, and More

02:22 [CNN: Politics] McCain in Egypt: 'Coup'

02:22 [CNN: Politics] Benghazi: Charges filed

02:23 [Reuters] Obama going to G20 in Russia, calls embassy threat significant

02:28 [Fox News: politics] First-term Republican Rep. Tom Cotton announces campaign for Arkansas Senate seat

02:28 [Fox News: politics] FBI arrests 2 Florida mayors on corruption charges

02:28 [Reuters] Egyptian government to say mediation failed to end crisis

02:29 [CNN] Bradley Manning's father says son was 'grandstanding'

02:29 [CNN] Pilot change in Southwest 345 landing is unusual, aviation experts say

02:31 [straight] David Suzuki: Let’s get serious about cigarette litter—no ifs, ands or butts /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/3798371995_566f8dbaaa_b.jpg

02:33 [Raw Story] U.S. files first criminal charges over Benghazi attack

02:34 [CNN: Politics] U.S., Britain pull some staff from Yemen

02:35 [CNN] Japan launches largest warship since World War II

02:35 [CNET News] CamelBak's new Google Glass app aims to keep you hydrated

02:36 [Slate Magazine] Grammar Scolds Unite!

02:40 [Reuters] Tens of thousands rally to oust Tunisian government

02:42 [CNN] Father of missing children pleads for their release

02:42 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Critical phase' for fusion dream

02:42 [BBC: Science & Environment] Underground life gives alien clues

02:43 [The Atlantic: National] For James 'Whitey' Bulger, A Lifetime of Bad Karma Comes Back Around

02:44 [straight] Jeff Bezos, Deep Throat, and the purchase of the Washington Post /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/media-youtube/MAcgVsCyAlI.jpg

02:47 [Voice of America] Suzanne Presto: Curiosity Treks Into Second Year on Mars

02:48 [Telegraph] Python that strangled young brothers to death escaped from encolsure inside apartment, police reveal

02:48 [zero hedge] Crossing The Rhine...To Escape 10% Unemployment

02:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] Twiggy's mining tax bid knocked back

02:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'It was one beer for 10 minutes'

02:56 [Reuters] New U.S. spying revelations coming from Snowden leaks: journalist

03:04 [Disinformation] Scumbag Judge Gets 28 Years for Role in Scheme to Incarcerate Children for Profit

03:06 [Reuters: politics] Obama going to G20 in Russia, calls embassy threat significant

03:06 [Reuters: politics] Entry of Republican congressman promises hot Senate race in Arkansas

03:07 [Russia Today] US drug agency unit to be investigated for wiretapping, lying about evidence sources

03:13 [Raw Story] Former LA County Republican Party chief arrested for sexting with a minor

03:17 [BBC: Science & Environment] Jumping spiders' silk trick revealed

03:20 [BBC: Entertainment] Graffiti artist inspired by scribes

03:21 [OpEdNews] A Mythic Whistleblower Who Actually Gets Rewarded

03:22 [CNN] Terror alert spurs extra screening of cargo flown into U.S.

03:27 [Deutsche Welle] Life sentences for Hungarian Roma killers

03:27 [BBC: Health] Bird flu 'passed between humans'

03:27 [BBC: Health] Pregnancies 'vary by five weeks'

03:31 [zero hedge] China's Credit Crisis In Charts

03:38 [CNET News] Google revamps search to feature in-depth articles

03:39 [BBC: Education] England faces science teacher gap

03:39 [BBC: Education] Intolerance 'stops outside play'

03:42 [Deutsche Welle] Tunisian opposition supporters mass as national assembly is suspended

03:42 [Russia Today] US Justice Dept accuses Bank of America of defrauding investors pre-housing crash

03:42 [Global Voices] Referendum on Taiwan's Fourth Nuclear Plant Referendum Suspended

03:43 [Fox News: politics] Obama says embassy terror threat requires 'every precaution'

03:47 [Voice of America] Kerry, Hagel to Meet with Russian Counterparts in Washington

03:47 [Russia Today] US govt sues Bank of America over charges of defrauding investors

03:47 [Global Voices] Referendum on Taiwan's Fourth Nuclear Plant Suspended

03:48 [Raw Story] Conservative media’s attacks on climate science effectively erode viewers’ belief in scientists

03:48 [CNET News] Marissa Mayer taps Google's Zagat chief to lead Flickr

03:50 [Telegraph] Dustin Hoffman 'in good health' after successful cancer treatment

03:58 [Reuters] U.S. military judge trims potential sentence in WikiLeaks case

03:58 [Raw Story] Stoli’s parent company changes nondiscrimination policy to include gay — but not trans — employees

03:59 [CNN] Iran's new president: We're open to nuclear talks, but not threats

04:04 [Disinformation] Transhumanism’s Primordial Error

04:06 [Telegraph] Evidence found in China that new bird flu strain can spread between humans

04:08 [Raw Story] Senator Rand Paul denies his former ‘Southern Avenger’ aide was racist

04:10 [Sydney Morning Herald] Election betting is a sham

04:11 [zero hedge] Jesse Livermore: Parallels Between 1920s and Today

04:15 [Fox News] PRE-EMPTIVE STRIKE? GOP Launches Opening Salvo Against Clinton

04:15 [Fox News] FOX NEWS EXCLUSIVE Hasan Considered Attack On Fort Benning First /i/redes/icon-mouse.gif

04:15 [Fox News] SCREEN SURVEILLANCE Is Your Television Secretly Watching You? /i/redes/icon-video.gif

04:15 [Fox News] BENGHAZI ATTACK US Files Criminal Charges Against Several Suspects

04:17 [Guardian] Gas explosion destroys apartment block in Argentina

04:21 [CNN] Three children killed in Pakistan blast, police say

04:22 [zero hedge] USA - "Laboring Under A Conclave Of Would-Be Wizards"

04:26 [OpEdNews] Do We Need Change? Of Course We Do, But Change To What?

04:26 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rudd's own Julia moment

04:27 [CNN] Japan struggles with Fukushima water leaks

04:32 [Slashdot] First Laptop With Full-Sized Solar Panels Will Run On Ubuntu

04:38 [Raw Story] Obama outlines plans to dismantle Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

04:40 [CNN] Father of missing children pleads for daughter's release

04:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Live chat with WikiLeaks founder

04:45 [CNN] An open letter from a fellow game show loser

04:49 [CNET News] Apple tops PC market, but lead shrinks, says Canalys

04:49 [Reuters] NZ frets about reputation after dairy scare but auction reassuring

04:51 [AntiWar] 57 Killed, 161 Wounded In Spate of Iraq Bombings

04:52 [Telegraph] Tens of thousands take to streets in Tunisia to demand resignation of government

04:54 [The Hindu - News] Tension as govt. employees from Seemandhra, Telangana clash

04:54 [Reuters] Obama 'disappointed' with Russia, calls embassy threat significant

04:54 [Reuters] Japan must support Tepco in containing Fukushima water problem: Suga

04:55 [zero hedge] The $600Bn US Bank Deleveraging Noone Is Talking About

05:00 [The Hindu - News] Eight dead in building blast in Argentina

05:01 [Reuters: politics] Obama 'disappointed' with Russia, calls embassy threat significant

05:01 [OpEdNews] A Tweet To Pope Francis

05:03 [Infoshop] Anarchism as Institution

05:04 [Disinformation] Music Video: ‘Fight For Everyone’

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

05:08 [Russia Today] TSA expands role beyond airports amid growing cases of misconduct

05:19 [Fox News] 'Teenage Dream' Over?

05:23 [Raw Story] Obama tells Leno: Persecution of LGBT people violates basic morality

05:24 [Guardian] Python that killed brothers was kept in apartment, not pet store below

05:27 [Reuters] China fines foreign milk powder makers after price probe

05:31 [Fox News: politics] Navy drops plans to repair fire-damaged USS Miami sub

05:32 [zero hedge] The Great "Abu Ghraib" Escape

05:32 [The Hindu - News] Five killed as car rams tree near Krishnagiri

05:38 [Reuters] Japan government joining efforts to contain Fukushima toxic water

05:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] D. Robert Worley: Shaping U.S. Military Forces: Organize, Train, and Equip to Do What?

05:48 [Guardian] Chinese bird flu may be spreading between people

05:50 [Truthdig] Members of Congress Denied Information About NSA Surveillance

05:53 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

05:53 [Raw Story] New book claims Marilyn Monroe hoped to marry John F. Kennedy

05:55 [Telegraph] Barack Obama 'disappointed' with Russia over Edward Snowden and 'Cold War mentality'

06:01 [AntiWar] Dangerous US Policy in East Asia

06:04 [CNET News] Shark Week show gets panned for being a fake 'documentary'

06:07 [Deutsche Welle] Bayern's Ribery joins Messi and Ronaldo in UEFA final three

06:11 [Telegraph] Argentina President Cristina Kirchner renews Fakland Islands claim at UN meeting

06:11 [CNN] Fort Hood shooting survivor comes face-to-face with Nidal Hasan

06:14 [Sydney Morning Herald] Photobomber upstages PM

06:14 [Fox News] FORT HOOD MASSACRE Trial Turns Bizarre as Shooter Grills Witnesses /i/redes/icon-mouse.gif

06:14 [Fox News] WILL PENALTIES WORK? Distracted Commercial Drivers Face Crackdown /i/redes/icon-video.gif

06:15 [Fox News] George W. Bush recovering after heart procedure- DR. SIEGEL: Artery blockage is a wake up call for us

06:18 [Big Think] Why Are the Laws of Nature What They Are?

06:18 [Raw Story] Obama: ‘We don’t have a domestic spying program’

06:23 [The Hindu - News] Upgraded status, better pay for sewage cleaners

06:23 [The Hindu - News] CISF to provide security cover for Pragati Maidan

06:25 [The Hindu - News] TANSACS workshop for folk artistes in Coimbatore

06:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gay basher ordered to take out ad

06:31 [AntiWar] The Crime of the Century

06:31 [AntiWar] America’s Emerging Police State: A Brief History

06:33 [Slashdot] MS Office For Android: Pretty, But Woefully Incomplete

06:37 [The Hindu - News] Rain keeps off, Karkkidaka Vavu smooth

06:41 [The Hindu - News] Roads remain unrepaired in Coimbatore

06:48 [Raw Story] The Daily Show illustrates the cleft between black and white Americans on the issue of racism

06:49 [Reuters: politics] Former hospital executive, sheriff top Detroit mayoral primary

06:51 [The Hindu - News] As medical seats fill up, some cheer, others wait

06:53 [The Hindu - News] As medical seats fill up, some cheer, others wait

06:55 [NPR] Obama To Leno: 'There Is No Spying On Americans'

06:55 [The Hindu - News] Crores of rupees go down the sea wall in Ullal

06:57 [Reuters] Tainted dairy stocks removed from market: Fonterra CEO

06:57 [Telegraph] Suspect in deadly Venice Beach crash pleads not guilty

06:57 [The Hindu - News] Mini-bus in Madurai falls into channel; passengers safe

06:57 [The Hindu - News] Annual event of firepower keeps audience spellbound

06:58 [Russia Today] Greenwald claims up to 20,000 Snowden documents are in his possession

06:58 [Russia Today] Disturbing report alleges killings of 450 Kurds in Syria

06:59 [The Hindu - News] Fresh batch of pilgrims leave for Amarnath

06:59 [The Hindu - News] Study finds high toxin levels in air

06:59 [The Hindu - News] Obama 'disappointed' in Russia's Snowden decision

06:59 [The Hindu - News] GHs contribute 22% to organ transplant pool

07:00 [NPR] Obama To Leno: 'There Is No Spying On Americans'

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Adyar suicide: body recovered

07:01 [The Hindu - News] D.D. medicos go on fast, appeal to govt.

07:02 [Sydney Morning Herald] Kill cost tycoon $500,000: court

07:03 [Russia Today] Tens of thousands of Tunisians rally against Islamist govt

07:04 [CNN] Fire shuts down airport in Nairobi, Kenya

07:06 [Guardian] US government sues Bank of America

07:07 [The Hindu - News] Legislation proposed to ensure farmers’ security

07:08 [Voice of America] China Fines Baby Formula Companies for Price-Fixing

07:08 [Russia Today] Massive Nairobi airport blaze forces closure

07:09 [Reuters] Analysis: Obama's economic speeches pound Republicans

07:11 [CNN] Emirates aims for the high net worth with private Airbus service

07:11 [CNN: Money] Record fines in China baby formula probe

07:13 [Telegraph] Child abuse victims to get specialist trial judges

07:14 [The Hindu - News] PWD steps up discharge into Coleroon

07:16 [Voice of America] Obama: US 'Taking Every Precaution' with Threats

07:16 [The Hindu - News] Farmers lay siege to taluk office seeking drought relief

07:17 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: Obama's economic speeches pound Republicans

07:19 [CNET News] Yahoo to give its corporate logo a month-long makeover

07:20 [Reuters] Japan government to step in, provide funding for Fukushima clean-up

07:20 [NPR] Dick Kazmaier, 'A Honey Of A Guy'

07:20 [Fox News: politics] Ex-madam, NYC Comptroller candidate released on bail after prescription drugs arrest

07:24 [Voice of America] Obama "Disappointed" with Russia Over Snowden Asylum

07:25 [Truthdig] U.S. Decides to Talk to Russia Despite Massive Pouting

07:26 [The Hindu - News] Furore as Antony blames it on terrorists

07:28 [The Hindu - News] Requiem for a solar traffic light

07:31 [Reuters] China fines milk powder makers $110 million for price fixing

07:32 [Deutsche Welle] Post purchase shakes up US media industry

07:34 [The Hindu - News] 22 kids hospitalised in U.P after taking deworming medicine

07:34 [The Hindu - News] Vijayawada clinic develops aerobic fermentation technology

07:40 [The Hindu - News] ASI to begin survey of mosques after Ramzan

07:41 [Guardian] Edward Snowden: Obama criticises Russia for granting asylum

07:41 [Fin24 News] Heart surgery costs cut by 98%

07:44 [The Hindu - News] First of its kind cholangioscope at Visakhapatnam hospital

07:45 [Telegraph] Brazilian teenager kills police officer parents and extended family

07:45 [Telegraph] Brompton Road Underground tube bunker for sale

07:45 [Telegraph] Scottish universities operating 'two-tier' clearing system favouring English

07:45 [Fin24 News] Businessman cuts heart op costs by 98%

07:48 [Voice of America] Japan Gov't to Help with Nuke Plant Toxic Water Leaks

07:49 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'You’ve completely lost respect for me'

07:49 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gay basher told to take out ad

07:52 [The Hindu - News] IFAD to provide livelihood opportunities to Uttarakhand villagers

07:52 [Deutsche Welle] Blaze at Nairobi's airport, flights halted, cause unknown

07:53 [CNET News] Samsung gains as Apple display supplier, says researcher

07:56 [Voice of America] Fire Shuts Major Kenyan Airport

07:59 [Telegraph] China fines infant formula companies for price fixing

07:59 [Telegraph] Attacks kill 28 people across Pakistan, including 11 killed by a bomb blast at football field

07:59 [Telegraph] Love animals, hate the new Marmite TV advert

08:00 [Truthdig] California’s Civil War Is About Water, and the South Doesn’t Seem to Care

08:02 [The Hindu - News] Udhagamandalam school observes Hiroshima Day

08:06 [The Hindu - News] Major fire at Nairobi airport, flights rerouted

08:06 [The Hindu - News] DU classrooms overcrowded

08:09 [Guardian] 'Sportsmen tend only to seek help when they are in crisis'

08:11 [BBC: Education] Tories revive grammar school ideas

08:14 [The Hindu - News] Woes of people in Lanka villages overflow

08:14 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Police to strengthen dog squad to fight terror

08:15 [Guardian] Sentence review for paedophile who avoided jail after prosecutor called victim, 13, 'predatory'

08:15 [Telegraph] Thousand to join Balcombe 'occupy' camp

08:17 [CNN] Europe's best city beaches

08:19 [Sydney Morning Herald] Mother held over daughter photos

08:19 [Sydney Morning Herald] Law catches up with Kristen

08:20 [The Hindu - News] Lanka villages in Andhra Pradesh remain inundated

08:22 [The Hindu - News] Motorcycle bomb kills seven in Karachi

08:26 [The Hindu - News] Child rights commissions to work together

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Celebrating Aadi Amavasai in Coimbatore

08:29 [The Independent] Massive fire closes Kenya's Nairobi airport

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Mini-haat, TJ’s kiosks soon at subways in CP

08:31 [Guardian] Kenya airport fire forces closure

08:32 [Reuters] Fire closes Kenya's international airport in Nairobi

08:33 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Oil slumps, US supply data awaited

08:33 [Slashdot] First California AMBER Alert Shows AT&T's Emergency Alerts Are a Mess

08:34 [Global Voices] Robert Mugabe Wins Re-election in Zimbabwe Amid Claims of Fraud

08:35 [The Hindu - News] Tonnes of trash

08:37 [The Hindu - News] Government may sell onions

08:39 [Fox News: politics] Write-in candidate advances to runoff in Detroit mayoral race

08:41 [The Hindu - News] ‘Re-examine road corridor layout’

08:41 [CNN] Bangkok police brace for protests over amnesty bill

08:41 [CNN] Ariel Castro's house of horrors in Cleveland to be demolished

08:43 [The Hindu - News] Call to adopt uniform poverty level index in Tamil Nadu

08:43 [The Hindu - News] Army chief pays tributes to slain soldiers in Jammu

08:43 [Guardian] Paul Gascoigne and Kenny Sansom: 'Sportsmen tend only to seek help when they are in crisis'

08:44 [Voice of America] Chinese Judges Disciplined over Prostitution Scandal

08:47 [Telegraph] Zero hours contracts keep people in jobs

08:49 [The Hindu - News] ‘Water not potable in Vellalore’

08:51 [The Hindu - News] City remembers the day when Hiroshima fell silent

08:51 [The Hindu - News] Stanley docs go on strike

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Producer of anti-Islam film on supervised release from prison

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Man charged with murder in Venice Beach boardwalk incident

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Ex-madam, seeking NYC office, faces prescription drug charges

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Father of missing children pleads for their release

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Castro's house of horrors in Cleveland to be demolished

08:52 [CNN: Crime] Fort Hood shooting survivor comes face-to-face with Nidal Hasan

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Bacteria found in Vellalore water

08:54 [Voice of America] Japan Gov't to Help with Nuke Plant Toxic Water Leaks

08:54 [Financial Times] Blaze engulfs Nairobi airport

08:55 [Financial Times] US urged to adopt territorial tax system

08:56 [CNN] Chinese newborn baby rescued after being trafficked by obstetrician

08:57 [The Hindu - News] Street dogs on the rise in city

09:00 [Voice of America] VOA News: Obama "Disappointed" with Russia Over Snowden Asylum

09:01 [Telegraph] Yemen claims it has thwarted al-Qaeda plot

09:01 [Telegraph] Junior doctors urged to 'know their limits' on Black Wednesday

09:01 [Telegraph] Philanthropist Gina Miller says tackling charity fat cats is an 'uphill struggle'

09:01 [Guardian] Hannah Smith's sister Jo now being targeted by cyberbullies, says father

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Apolitical persons contribute to election fund: Vaiko

09:04 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Hot weather kills thousands of fish

09:04 [Disinformation] Negativland: The Bottom Line

09:07 [OpEdNews] Blame poverty, not public schools

09:08 [Voice of America] Bomb Kills 11 in Karachi

09:09 [The Hindu - News] ‘Exercise caution while investing in finance firms’

09:11 [The Hindu - News] Ashraya scheme to adopt 107 families

09:11 [Reuters] Japan government to take bigger role in Fukushima clean-up

09:13 [Spiegel] Thunder and Lightning: Massive�Storms Halt Trains in Germany

09:15 [The Hindu - News] SBT gives a pleasant surprise to patients

09:15 [The Hindu - News] HC forbears opening of Tasmac shop near Sivakasi

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Antony’s statements invite ire of Opposition

09:19 [The Hindu - News] Innovative angioplasty introduced in Madurai hospital

09:23 [The Hindu - News] Staff crunch could weigh down Greater Mangalore proposal

09:23 [Guardian] Attorney general will review paedophile's suspended sentence after prosecutor called victim 'predatory'

09:24 [straight] Assholes are problems that usually solve themselves /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Dan_Savage_Provided.png

09:24 [straight] Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters is a colourful, action-packed adventure /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_PercyJackson_2381.jpg

09:27 [The Hindu - News] India-Bangladesh join hands to find graves of freedom fighters

09:27 [The Hindu - News] Plan to improve queue system in Srirangam

09:29 [The Hindu - News] Residents raise a stink over Pachchanady dumping yard

09:29 [BBC: Entertainment] The Alan Partridge film gamble

09:30 [Voice of America] Fire Shuts Major Kenyan Airport

09:31 [The Hindu - News] Woman killed, four hurt as house wall collapses

09:32 [Slashdot] Extreme Ultraviolet Chip Manufacturing Process Technology Closer To Reality

09:33 [The Hindu - News] Sorake opposes diversion

09:33 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan invites BJP for consultations

09:33 [Telegraph] Monty Panesar fined for urinating on bouncers

09:33 [Telegraph] Time for wine? 6.55pm on Wednesday

09:37 [CNN: Money] LA Times sale still in question

09:40 [Guardian] Bank of England to deliver forward guidance - live

09:40 [Fin24 News] Cape card clone accused plead not guilty

09:42 [Voice of America] Burma's Army Releases 68 Child Soldiers

09:49 [Telegraph] Miliband holds talks with Lynton Crosby rival over strategy

09:52 [Guardian] Ukip's Godfrey Bloom defends 'bongo bongo land' comments

09:55 [Sydney Morning Herald] $27b wiped off sharemarket

09:55 [Sydney Morning Herald] A 'sheer fluke' she did not die

09:56 [Reuters] Explosion wounds four Israeli soldiers near Lebanese border

09:59 [CNN] Father of missing children pleads for daughter's release

10:01 [The Hindu - News] Justice Mehta refuses to assume Gujarat Lokayukta office

10:02 [The Independent] Dustin Hoffman 'surgically cured' of cancer

10:02 [Reuters] North Korea says to reopen factory park, proposes talks with South

10:03 [Telegraph] Unrepentant 'bongo bongo land' Ukip MEP says he'll 'apologise to country's ambassador'

10:03 [Telegraph] Ambulance staff 'with patients' lives in their hands' are sleeping in tents

10:04 [The Hindu - News] Serious issues raised bu Radia tapes ignored: SC

10:06 [The Hindu - News] Serious issues raised by Radia tapes ignored: SC

10:06 [CNN] North Korea says it will reopen joint industrial zone with South

10:07 [BBC: Science & Environment] Study examines UK space plane idea

10:09 [BBC: Technology] Study examines UK space plane idea

10:09 [Sydney Morning Herald] Labor spoof ad taken off YouTube

10:13 [World Policy Institute] My Private China, An Interview with Alex Kuo

10:13 [Reuters] China detains prominent Bo Xilai supporter ahead of trial

10:14 [The Hindu - News] Soldiers killing: India, Pakistan speak over hotline

10:14 [Voice of America] NKorea to Reopen Kaesong, Offers Fresh Talks with South

10:16 [CNN] 12 die in building explosion in Argentina; authorities suspect gas

10:16 [NPR] Cleveland House Of Horrors Comes Down Today

10:18 [The Independent] From Weatherfield to field hospital: Suranne Jones to star in First World War medical drama The Ark

10:18 [The Independent] The Talk Of The Town: Sir Bruce Forsyth to unveil memorial plaques in London today

10:19 [Reuters] Drone strike kills six suspected militants in Yemen

10:22 [Fox News] US Files Charges In Benghazi Attack

10:22 [Fox News] 'DEVASTATING' CHANGE? Bankers, Lenders Question Plan to End Fannie, Freddie /i/redes/icon-video.gif

10:22 [Fox News] LOST TO ARSONNavy Drops Plans to Repair Damaged Sub USS Miami

10:23 [Fin24 News] Former boss testifies in Vodacom case

10:23 [Fox News] Big fire closes Kenya's international airport in Nairobi

10:23 [Fox News] Feds indict 13 in alleged Mexican drug cartel plot

10:23 [Fox News] Lawyer says Boston marathon bombing suspects had befriended anti-US conspiracy theorist

10:23 [Fox News] Colo. town's drone-hunting proposal heads to voters

10:23 [Fox News] Witnesses tackle man who runs from bank with cash

10:25 [Fin24 News] Only 13% of traffic fines collected

10:30 [The Hindu - News] Move to sanction new HS batches criticised

10:30 [Reuters] Fire engulfs Kenya's Nairobi airport

10:32 [The Hindu - News] Silk steals the show at Tiruchi handloom expo

10:33 [Spiegel] Down and Out: Homeless Tour Gives Glimpse of Berlin's Underbelly

10:33 [The Independent] The gay pride that's taking on prejudice - and winning

10:34 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 54 lakh for road repairs

10:35 [Telegraph] Margaret Thatcher statue could be on plinth in bid to stop vandals

10:36 [The Hindu - News] Curfew relaxed in Karbi Anglong

10:36 [NPR] For Ethiopian Women, Construction Jobs Offer A Better Life

10:36 [NPR] As Twitter Expands Reach, Abuse Policy Gets Added Scrutiny

10:36 [NPR] With Holder In The Lead, Sentencing Reform Gains Momentum

10:38 [Financial Times] Tokyo steps up Fukushima efforts

10:38 [The Hindu - News] Remembering ancestors

10:38 [The Hindu - News] Two held on charges of inciting communities

10:38 [The Hindu - News] People perform rituals on Amma Mandapam road

10:39 [BBC: Entertainment] Lone Ranger to cost Disney millions

10:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Photobomber, 5, upstages PM

10:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Australia, England face claims of DRS cheating

10:42 [The Hindu - News] Smarter classrooms

10:43 [Deutsche Welle] African migrants head for Italy after Maltese rejection

10:44 [The Hindu - News] Serpent by its tail

10:44 [The Hindu - News] US needs to stay on top of terrorism: Obama

10:44 [The Hindu - News] Disaster Response Force deployed at Srirangam

10:48 [Voice of America] Thai Opposition Rallies Against Amnesty Bill

10:48 [Russia Today] UNSC should condemn crimes committed against Kurds in Syria - Lavrov

10:49 [The Independent] Man arrested over Stella Creasy and Caroline Criado-Perez Twitter threats

10:50 [Guardian] Man arrested over Twitter threats to female MP and campaigner

10:50 [The Hindu - News] Politicians’ enthusiasm for social media dims after Assembly polls

10:51 [Telegraph] Two dead in shooting at equestrian centre

10:51 [Telegraph] Chinese anger as Japan launches biggest warship since WWII

10:51 [Telegraph] Man arrested over Twitter abuse of Stella Creasy MP

10:53 [Spiegel] Picture This: Where's Angie?

10:55 [Global Voices] Madagascar Agency Suspended from Network Tracking Money Laundering

10:55 [BBC: Technology] Man held in Twitter threats inquiry

10:56 [The Hindu - News] Poor facilities at Aralam farm alleged

10:58 [The Hindu - News] ‘Simha Garjana’ in Visakhapatnam on August 12

10:58 [CNN] Fears of quakes and flammable tap water hit Britain as fracking looms

10:58 [Russia Today] The ‘no state’ solution: Palestinian peace talks are set-up to fail, again

11:00 [The Hindu - News] Youth arrested in Visakhapatnam, ornaments recovered

11:00 [The Hindu - News] Neera may boost coconut farmers’ incomes

11:01 [BBC: Entertainment] Ford in for Willis in Expendables 3

11:03 [Deutsche Welle] Carbon capture technology losing popularity?

11:04 [CBC: politics] U.S. envoy to Canada in limbo as Obama weighs Keystone XL

11:04 [The Hindu - News] Fifth edition of Miss Vizag contest on September 14

11:04 [The Hindu - News] In dollar-rupee yo-yo, an island of riches

11:04 [The Hindu - News] Four Israeli soldiers injured in Lebanon border blast

11:04 [The Independent] Usher's son, 5, nearly drowns after being caught in swimming pool drain

11:04 [The Independent] Video: Crowds sings happy birthday to Obama

11:04 [The Independent] Yemen plot revealed: US and UK embassy staff pulled out of firing line as al-Qa'ida plans to bring country to its knees

11:08 [Telegraph] Celebrities with model children

11:08 [Telegraph] French nanny posts partying photos on Facebook while on the run

11:08 [Deutsche Welle] African migrants to head for Italy after Maltese rejection

11:08 [Financial Times] Obama ‘disappointed’ with Snowden asylum

11:08 [The Hindu - News] Of water problems and talk of separate Statehood

11:10 [The Hindu - News] Left parties stage protest in Parliament complex

11:10 [The Hindu - News] NRIs join campaign to keep political parties under RTI

11:12 [Voice of America] NKorea Offers Fresh Talks with South on Kaesong Factory

11:12 [The Hindu - News] It’s a slippery path in Vijayawada Rythu Bazaar

11:12 [The Hindu - News] Delegation asks govt., Maoists to come to negotiating table

11:13 [Russia Today] Obama ‘disappointed’ with Snowden asylum, slams Russia anti-LGBT laws

11:14 [The Hindu - News] Digvijay Singh to launch Congress campaign

11:15 [Fin24 News] Township house prices increase 8%

11:16 [The Hindu - News] BJP decision on alliance today

11:17 [CBC: politics] Wallin expenses audit completed, Senate committee chair says

11:18 [Reuters] Syrian army kills 62 rebels east of Damascus: monitoring group

11:18 [The Hindu - News] Student JACs differ on ban on movies

11:19 [CNN: Money] Stocks stuck in red as taper talk returns

11:19 [CNN: Money] Check U.S. futures and pre-market movers

11:21 [The Independent] Film review: The Lone Ranger - Gore Verbinski's western starring Johnny Depp is not as bad as American critics suggest

11:21 [The Independent] F1 heiress Petra Ecclestone gets £500,000 jewels stolen

11:21 [BBC: Entertainment] Leonard in hospital following stroke

11:22 [Telegraph] Tongan princesses cause outrage by both marrying 'commoners'

11:22 [Telegraph] David Cameron phones Spanish PM to complain over Gibraltar

11:22 [Telegraph] Britain's meanest traffic wardens

11:22 [The Hindu - News] Antony meets PM, briefs him on LoC situation

11:24 [Fox News: politics] Republicans open pre-emptive strikes on Clinton, undecided yet formidable in 2016

11:24 [The Hindu - News] 300 tons of toxic water leaking daily into Pacific from Fukushima

11:24 [The Hindu - News] VMC employees' 72-hour strike continues

11:26 [Slashdot] Zimbabweans Hit By Cyber Attacks During Election

11:26 [The Hindu - News] Fort Hood attack trial gets under way

11:28 [Deutsche Welle] Arctic witch hunt at the 'gates of hell'

11:29 [Pravda] How to Succeed in China: Brand Secrets

11:29 [Pravda] Made-up Threat Rehabilitates the Big Brother

11:30 [Reuters] Qatar urges prisoner release as Egypt mediation hopes fade

11:31 [The Hindu - News] Antony should apologise for remark on border killings: Advani

11:32 [NPR] Amazon Now Deals In Art, But Galleries Aren't Threatened

11:34 [Russia Today] AvtoVAZ sells low-cost Lada cars to Europe to test demand

11:36 [The Independent] My Edinburgh: Jack Thorne, writer of Stuart: A Life Backwards

11:36 [The Independent] Kick Ass 2 writer 'delighted' with Jim Carrey snub, says actor has done the movie a favour

11:36 [The Independent] It's a bit wet outside: burst main leaves major junction under a metre of water

11:36 [Guardian] Bank of England ties interest rates to unemployment - live

11:37 [The Hindu - News] Water projects: GVMC favours PPP mode

11:39 [Fin24 News] E-tolls will cost only R100 - Sanral

11:41 [Reuters] Syrian army kills 62 rebels east of Damascus

11:41 [CNN] World's friendliest and unfriendliest cities are ...

11:43 [Fox News] GOP Targets Clinton Ahead of 2016 /i/redes/icon-video.gif

11:43 [Fox News] 'DEVASTATING' CHANGE? Bankers, Lenders Question Plan to End Fannie, Freddie /i/redes/icon-video.gif

11:44 [Russia Today] 5.1 magnitude quake strikes southern Greece, jolts ‘felt’ in Athens

11:44 [Pravda] The Philosophy and logic of global warming

11:44 [Pravda] Do We Want School or Education?

11:44 [Fox News] US files charges against Benghazi attack suspects - CIA chief asks Benghazi survivors to testify

11:47 [The Hindu - News] Water woes haunt several villages in Anantapur district

11:49 [Russia Today] 5.1 earthquake strikes southern Greece, jolts ‘felt’ in Athens

11:52 [The Independent] Harrison Ford to Replace Bruce Willis in Expendables 3

11:52 [The Independent] Hannah Smith suicide: Internet trolls target sister of tragic teenager who was was driven to suicide by cyberbullies

11:52 [The Independent] Ukip's half-hearted condemnation: MEP Godfrey Bloom's 'Bongo Bongo land' aid comment 'might be considered disparaging'

11:53 [Deutsche Welle] North Korea moves on Kaesong, fresh talks scheduled

11:53 [Deutsche Welle] Fonterra CEO claims all tainted dairy stocks contained

11:54 [BBC: Entertainment] Porn company sues Lovelace producers

11:55 [The Hindu - News] Andhra Pradesh NGOs ‘beg’ Minister to quit

11:55 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan violates ceasefire

11:58 [CNN: Money] Fight AIDS with your smartphone

12:01 [Sydney Morning Herald] Claims cricketers are cheating DRS

12:02 [CNN: Money] The worst lies tech companies tell you

12:03 [Financial Times] North Korea calls for Kaesong talks

12:03 [Foreign Policy in Focus] A Familiar Script in Egypt

12:06 [Good] Six Kitchen Lesson from Kevin West That Also Apply to Life

12:06 [Good] Why I'm Taking a Year to Learn and Do the Things I Give a Damn About

12:06 [Voice of America] Suspected US Drone Strike Kills 7 in Yemen

12:07 [The Independent] David Cameron intervenes with Spanish PM as Gibraltar tensions continue

12:07 [Mother Jones] Meet the Town That's Being Swallowed by a Sinkhole /files/SINKHOLE_B_630.jpeg

12:07 [Mother Jones] Bad News: Hackers Are Coming for Your Tap Water

12:07 [Mother Jones] In Which I Actually Endorse One Use of GMOs /files/pollantweet.jpg

12:07 [Mother Jones] How Payday Lenders Escape State Crackdowns

12:08 [] Uzbekistan Photo: Superheroes to the Rescue

12:09 [The Hindu - News] SC refuses interim relief to BCCI, agrees to hear plea

12:10 [CNN] Yemen steps up security amid terror attack fears

12:10 [Telegraph] Burst water main leaves London street under water

12:11 [The Hindu - News] 62 rebels killed in Syrian troop ambush near Damascus

12:11 [CNN: Money] 9 surprising customer protests

12:11 [CNN: Money] Luxury automakers' 12 most deluxe cars

12:13 [Deutsche Welle] Carbon capture technology loses out in Germany

12:13 [Slate Magazine] Get on the Bus

12:13 [BBC: Entertainment] Colbert bashes Daft Punk 'no shows'

12:14 [Russia Today] Fukushima leaking radioactive water for ‘2 years,’ 300 tons flowing into Pacific daily

12:16 [Fox News] Fannie, Freddie Plan Draws Skeptics /i/redes/icon-video.gif

12:16 [Fox News] PRE-EMPTIVE STRIKE? GOP Launches Opening Salvo Against Clinton /i/redes/icon-video.gif

12:19 [Russia Today] Fukushima leaking radioactive water for ‘2 years’, 300 tons flowing into Pacific daily

12:19 [CNN: Money] Stocks set for weak start

12:19 [CNN: Money] Check U.S. futures

12:19 [CNN: Money] L.A. Times sale still in question

12:19 [CNN: Money] Bank of America hit with U.S. lawsuits

12:21 [Reuters] North Korea blinks minutes after South threatens closure of factory park

12:21 [The Hindu - News] Radia tapes: SC raps govt agencies for inaction

12:22 [The Independent] Special judges to preside over child sex cases

12:22 [The Independent] In pictures: Nairobi airport fire brings things to a standstill

12:22 [The Independent] Interest rates stay low till unemployment falls, vows new Bank governor Mark Carney

12:23 [Deutsche Welle] Digital profits counter paper losses at Springer publishers

12:23 [The Hindu - News] Foreign-brokered talks with Brotherhood have failed: Egypt govt.

12:25 [Guardian] Fire forces closure of Kenya's main international airport

12:27 [The Hindu - News] Rajasthan to set up Lok Seva Guarantee Commission

12:29 [The Hindu - News] United Naga Council calls 48-hour strike

12:31 [CNN] CNN Exclusive: Two more women say San Diego mayor harassed them

12:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Clarke goes into bat after cheating claims

12:31 [The Hindu - News] Trinamool’s politics of terror dangerous for democracy: Yechury

12:32 [Voice of America] Egyptian Presidency Declares Foreign Mediation a Failure

12:38 [The Independent] Disney to lose £124m on Johnny Depp film The Lone Ranger

12:38 [The Independent] Rotherham toddler seriously hurt in Rottweiler attack

12:38 [The Independent] Zookeeper suspended over claim he punched seal

12:38 [The Independent] Zookeeper suspended over claim he punched seal

12:38 [Raw Story] Fukushima plant operator cannot confirm volume of contaminated water leaking into ocean

12:38 [Reuters] Japan says Fukushima leak worse than thought, government joins clean-up

12:40 [Telegraph] Fatal blunders amid sharp rise in animal experiments

12:40 [Telegraph] Downing Street claims Spain gives in over Gibraltar after 15-minute phone call from Cameron

12:40 [Telegraph] Accor to offer free Wi-Fi at UK hotels

12:40 [Telegraph] MPs given Glastonbury freebies by BBC

12:43 [Deutsche Welle] Tokyo to tackle Fukushima leakage

12:44 [Reuters] Egypt presidency says diplomacy failed to end crisis

12:44 [Voice of America] VOA News: Egyptian Presidency Declares Foreign Mediation a Failure

12:46 [Fin24 News] Anglo managers facing the axe

12:48 [Fox News] US files charges against Benghazi attack suspects

12:53 [Guardian] Bank of England promises no interest rate rises till unemployment hits 7% - live

12:53 [Raw Story] Downton Abbey draws ‘handsome’ new men for Matthew-less Season four

12:53 [Raw Story] Disney projects up to $190 million ‘Lone Ranger’ loss

12:53 [Raw Story] Nez Perce tribe activists block Idaho highway over tar sands ‘megaload’

12:54 [The Independent] Criminal investigation opened into snake strangling of two Canadian boys

12:54 [Voice of America] North, South Korea to Hold Talks on Kaesong Joint Factory

12:55 [CNN] North Korea says it wants to reopen joint industrial zone with South

12:55 [CNN] FIFA suspends Jamaican footballer

12:55 [CNN: Money] Stocks set for dismal start

12:56 [Telegraph] Syrian army kills 62 rebels in dawn ambush

12:56 [Telegraph] Turtles capable of biting children's fingers off dumped in Lake District

12:56 [Telegraph] How the end of Ramadan is marked around the world

12:56 [Telegraph] TravelZoo's 'three-night' holiday ends after one

12:58 [The Hindu - News] Food Security Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

12:59 [Russia Today] Massive Nairobi airport blaze forces closure (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

12:59 [Guardian] Bank of England: no interest rate rises till unemployment drops to 7% - live

13:00 [The Hindu - News] Telangana stir affects banking operations in coastal AP, Rayalaseema

13:01 [Guardian] Ukip tells Godfrey Bloom to stop referring to 'bongo bongo land'

13:01 [Guardian] Police in China arrest Bo Xilai supporter Song Yangbiao

13:02 [The Hindu - News] Success in a short span

13:02 [NPR] Yemeni Government Says Al-Qaida Plot Was Foiled

13:03 [Guardian] Gibraltar row: Spanish PM promises to reduce border delays

13:04 [Russia Today] Fukushima leaking radioactive water for ‘2 years, 300 tons flowing into Pacific daily’

13:07 [Voice of America] Syrian Forces Kill 62 in Ambush Near Damascus

13:08 [Slate Magazine] Reconsider the Mammogram

13:08 [Raw Story] Sauropod dinosaurs replaced their teeth monthly: research

13:08 [Raw Story] Pat Robertson: Murder committed in video games is no different than real life murder

13:09 [CNN] Dozens of Syrian rebels slain, group says

13:09 [The Independent] US to hold high-level talks with Russia despite Moscow's decision to grant asylum to NSA PRISM whistleblower Edward Snowden

13:09 [The Independent] US crime writer Elmore Leonard recovering after stroke

13:09 [The Independent] Deadly new bird flu 'transmitted between people'

13:10 [The Hindu - News] Trinamool’s politics of terror dangerous for democracy, warns Yechury

13:11 [zero hedge] Bank of England Announces 7% Unemployment-Linked "Forward Guidance" But Credibility Questioned

13:11 [zero hedge] Best US Trade Deficit Since 2009

13:12 [CNN] Study: Evidence of first human-to-human transmission of H7N9 bird flu

13:13 [Deutsche Welle] German industrial production rises in June rebound

13:13 [Deutsche Welle] Egypt claims foreign diplomacy efforts have failed

13:13 [Raw Story] ‘Serious’ Google Chrome security flaw offers unrestricted password access

13:13 [BBC: Technology] UK teen crowned world MS Word champ

13:13 [BBC: Technology] Vodafone announces 4G launch in UK

13:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] AUDIO: Red lit offices may help night staff

13:14 [The Hindu - News] India serves démarche on Sri Lanka over jailed fishermen

13:14 [The Hindu - News] War not a solution: CPI(M)

13:15 [The Atlantic: Politics] Is the Latest Terrorism Alert Earnest or Over-hyped?

13:15 [CNN: Health] Study: Combat not linked to suicides

13:17 [Guardian] Somalia remittance cut would sever financial lifeline, warns bank chief

13:17 [NPR] Book News: 'Hunger Games'-Themed Camp Opens In Florida

13:19 [Le Monde diplomatique] Is the Berlusconi verdict a cause for celebration?

13:20 [Sydney Morning Herald] In trouble abroad? Consular help may not come

13:22 [The Hindu - News] Be a citizen reviewer

13:22 [The Hindu - News] Manipur braces for back to back strikes by UNC and KSDC

13:23 [] Uzbekistan: Secret Trial for Father of Exiled Opposition Leader

13:26 [Telegraph] Kevin Rudd upstaged by five-year-old photobomber

13:26 [Telegraph] Daughter taken from parents after social workers 'misunderstood' information

13:26 [Telegraph] Virgin Atlantic offers live in-flight entertainment

13:26 [Telegraph] Christie's expert slapped wife across face

13:27 [BBC: Education] Keep parents at bay on results day

13:27 [Guardian] Bank of England links interest rates to jobless target

13:30 [The Hindu - News] 3 suspected robbers lynched by mob in Dhaka

13:30 [The Hindu - News] First public sector breast milk bank inaugurated in Kolkata

13:31 [zero hedge] Latest Overnight Nikkei Crash Drags Risk Lower

13:33 [CNN] Golden Gabby: How a mother's love drove Olympic champion

13:36 [The Hindu - News] Of fun, laughter and self-analysis

13:37 [CNET News] AOL's hold on ad growth underpins $405M takeover

13:37 [CNN: Money] Bank of England signals low rates for years

13:38 [Raw Story] Californians angered and startled by first mobile Amber Alert

13:41 [The Independent] An outcast no more: I owe Peter Cruddas an apology, admits David Cameron

13:42 [Telegraph] The World Today: All you need to know on Aug 7

13:42 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 7 August 2013

13:45 [Guardian] Egypt talks to resolve standoff with Muslim Brotherhood collapse

13:46 [Global Voices] The Politics of Language in St. Lucia

13:46 [The Hindu - News] Russia, US top officials to meet despite Snowden spat

13:46 [The Hindu - News] Centre sets up committee to assess illegal sand mining in UP

13:46 [Fin24 News] Pick n Pay embarks on retrenchment drive

13:48 [The Hindu - News] Pall of gloom on villages of martyr soldiers

13:50 [The Hindu - News] Japan govt. to fund plan to tackle Fukushima leaks

13:50 [The Hindu - News] Violation of LoC will not be tolerated: Govt.

13:51 [Spiegel] Free Man: Court Releases Whistleblower from Psychiatric Ward

13:52 [The Hindu - News] No loss of revenue arising out of Antrix-Devas deal, says Govt

13:52 [Reuters] Head of Italian ruling party calls on Berlusconi to resign

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Lokayukta issue: Congress demands apology from Modi

13:55 [The Atlantic: Politics] Would the U.S. Grant Asylum to a Man Who Exposed Russia's Spying?

13:56 [The Independent] 'If will kill myself if another caravan arrives in Chavannes': Mayor of French village threatens suicide if 35 traveller families refuse to leave the area

13:56 [The Independent] Get Shorty author Elmore Leonard suffers stroke

13:56 [The Independent] Video: Kenya airport fire

13:56 [The Independent] Marmite sparks controversy as ‘poor taste’ advert faces ban for mimicking animal cruelty documentary

13:57 [BBC: Science & Environment] New trap design to catch bed bugs

13:57 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: August 7

13:58 [Telegraph] David Cameron 'very sorry' for the way Peter Cruddas was treated

13:58 [The Hindu - News] All about making choices

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Gujarat Lokayukta issue: Congress demands apology from Modi

14:01 [Spiegel] 'Germany Is Critical': IMF Calls on Berlin to Loosen Pocketbook

14:02 [CNN] Opinion: Over 48 years, GOP strays far from voting rights

14:03 [NPR] 'I Am The Shooter,' Fort Hood Defendant Tells Court

14:04 [CNN] Opinion: A year later, Sikhs keep up fight against gun violence

14:06 [CNN: Money] Too sexy Disney doll spurs protest

14:06 [International Crisis Group] Marching in Circles: Egypt's Dangerous Second Transition

14:07 [Voice of America] Massive Fire At Kenya's Main Airport

14:08 [Raw Story] Colbert hammers MTV for sabotaging planned Daft Punk performance

14:09 [BBC: Entertainment] Streep and De Niro reunite for film

14:10 [CNN] Castro's house of horrors in Cleveland being demolished

14:10 [The Hindu - News] Android 4.3 has restricted profiles

14:10 [The Hindu - News] Only fashion on her mind

14:12 [CNN] London's Olympics: The Games that changed everything and nothing

14:12 [The Independent] Video: Uncle remembers boys killed in Canada python attack

14:12 [The Independent] Legal challenge to zero hours contracts launched against Sports Direct

14:13 [OpEdNews] Kerry's Success Worse than His Failure

14:13 [BBC: Entertainment] Amazon launches online art site

14:14 [Telegraph] The world's largest and most powerful destroyers and aircraft carriers

14:14 [The Atlantic: National] Primo Levi's Old Negro Spiritual

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Political storm over Antony’s statement on LoC killings

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Enhanced gaming performance

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Colours of creativity

14:16 [The Hindu - News] Leader or survivor?

14:16 [The Hindu - News] Political storm over Antony’s statement

14:17 [CNN] Iran's proposed cabinet: The old guard is back in charge

14:18 [BBC: Technology] Whatsapp upgrade adds voice messages

14:18 [CNN: Crime] House of horrors set for destruction

14:18 [Slashdot] Obamacare Exchanges Months Behind In Testing IT Data Security

14:20 [Amnesty International] Viet Nam: Hundreds at risk after “deplorable” resumption of executions

14:21 [The Hindu - News] Our mobile office

14:22 [CNN] Why has coverage of women's sport stopped post Olympics?

14:22 [CNN: Money] Fed concerns weigh on stocks

14:23 [zero hedge] As Kenyan Airport Burns, Keynesians Predict Economic Boost

14:23 [CNET News] iPhone holds value better than do Samsung phones -- analyst

14:25 [CNN: Money] Time Warner earnings get a 'Super' lift

14:26 [Reuters] Fire shuts Kenya's main airport, chokes regional gateway

14:26 [Reuters] Explosion wounds four Israeli soldiers at Lebanese border

14:27 [The Hindu - News] The day the music died…

14:28 [Telegraph] Nairobi fire: travel advice

14:28 [Telegraph] Eton-educated investment banker appointed chairman of English Heritage - with a pay cut

14:28 [Telegraph] Millions miss-out as Britain's broadband divide reaches record levels

14:28 [The Independent] Video: Mark Carney on interest rates

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Need to be loved

14:31 [CNN] Yemen foiled plot to attack ports, oil and gas facilities -- official

14:31 [zero hedge] When Markets Turn

14:32 [CNET News] Amazon adds digital downloads to U.K. store

14:33 [The Hindu - News] No time for empathy

14:36 [Guardian] PM says he owes Peter Cruddas 'an apology' over sleaze allegations

14:37 [The Hindu - News] Delhi HC seeks govt. response on PIL against bike stunts

14:37 [Voice of America] VOA News: Flights to Resume After Kenya Airport Fire

14:39 [Sydney Morning Herald] Offspring death a necessary evil

14:41 [The Hindu - News] All in an auto

14:43 [The Hindu - News] Mass rally in Tunisia to demand government’s resignation

14:43 [Deutsche Welle] Anger in Uganda over new anti-protest bill

14:43 [Deutsche Welle] Blast wounds Israeli soldiers

14:43 [NPR] In Some Cities, Gays Face Greater Risk Of Becoming Homeless

14:43 [The Independent] Police hunt young mother's body over 19-mile stretch of A-road

14:45 [Fin24 News] Knott-Craig gets emotional in court

14:47 [The Hindu - News] Ready reckoner for foodies

14:47 [Fin24 News] Urgent call to disband the NYDA

14:48 [OpEdNews] Poll: Warren and Clinton Tie With Independents

14:49 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Tanzania to Export Electricity While Most of Its Citizens Lack Power

14:51 [Slashdot] IBM Opens Up POWER Architecture For Licensing

14:51 [CNN] Death of Hannah Smith fuels call for action on social media bullying

14:51 [zero hedge] LaST NiTe On THe THe JaY LeNo SHMo...

14:52 [Fox News] Syrian troops kill 62 rebels in ambush attack

14:52 [Fox News] Bulger trial jurors to begin 2nd day of deliberations

14:52 [Fox News] Vigil set for 2 boys strangled to death by python

14:52 [Fox News] Hall of Famer says A-Rod should be banned for life- OPINION: Alex Rodriguez is just like America

14:52 [Fox News] Study disputes link between combat, suicide

14:52 [Fox News] Tenn. mom learns long-lost son buried in potter's field

14:52 [Fox News] Cleveland kidnapping house to be demolished

14:52 [Fox News] Fort Hood gunman grills witnesses at trial- EXCLUSIVE: Hasan considered attack at Ft. Benning

14:52 [Fox News] American tourist snaps finger off 600-year-old statue at Italian museum

14:52 [Fox News] Bodies to be exhumed from notorious Florida school

14:52 [Fox News] NH woman charged after allegedly lying to cop about father's death to avoid ticket

14:53 [The Hindu - News] Pranab hails Food Bill as ‘significant milestone’

14:53 [Slate Magazine] Feeding the Kiddie

14:58 [CNET News] Best Buy to open its first Windows Store today

14:59 [The Hindu - News] Antony did not give clean chit to Pak army: Cong.

15:00 [The Independent] Egypt crisis: Peace talks between military-backed interim leadership and Muslim Brotherhood fail

15:00 [Guardian] Demolition begins on Ariel Castro's Cleveland house

15:00 [CNN: Crime] Chechen's father travels to U.S. to get 'justice'

15:00 [CNN: Crime] Ex-madam, seeking NYC office, faces charges

15:00 [CNN: Crime] Hero who tackled shooter: 'Opportunity was there'

15:00 [CNN: Crime] Fort Hood survivor faces his attempted killer

15:00 [CNN: Crime] Dad begs alleged kidnapper: Let my daughter go

15:03 [Raw Story] Pennsylvania mayor bucks state ban on same-sex marriages for gay couple

15:04 [zero hedge] Springtime For Summers: Larry's "Fed Chairman" Odds Surge, Overtake Yellen

15:04 [The Progressive] Pope Francis a Refreshing Contrast

15:04 [CNN] Dancing Djokovic eases into second round at Rogers Cup

15:04 [Disinformation] Inside Henry Ford’s Failed Planned-City Jungle Utopia

15:06 [Guardian] US drone strikes kill seven alleged al-Qaida members in Yemen

15:06 [CNN: Crime] CNN Exclusive: More women accuse San Diego mayor

15:07 [CNET News] Ashton Kutcher wants you to know he's a tech guy at heart

15:07 [CNET News] Get a Vizio 29-inch LED HDTV for $149.99

15:09 [The Hindu - News] UGC asks universities to take up research in forestry

15:09 [The Hindu - News] The money game

15:09 [The Hindu - News] Antony statement: Swaraj leads attack in Parliament

15:11 [The Hindu - News] Fund your future

15:12 [Guardian] Yemen plot 'foiled' as US drone strike kills five al-Qaida members

15:13 [Reuters] Merkel plans to stand down in 2016 if re-elected: magazine

15:13 [Deutsche Welle] Swedish police cleared in shooting investigation

15:13 [The Hindu - News] Men in red

15:15 [The Independent] Thomson and First Choice parent TUI Travel confident despite heatwave blow

15:15 [The Independent] Asos hires Ian Dyson from M&S

15:15 [The Independent] Damien Hirst artworks now on sale at Amazon

15:15 [The Independent] FCA probes UK annuity sales to ensure pensioners get fair deal

15:16 [Telegraph] Huge fire closes Kenya's Nairobi international airport

15:19 [The Hindu - Opinion] Rising arms imports: how about X-raying the data?

15:19 [Truthout] You Are, In Fact, Being Watched

15:20 [zero hedge] Obama Cancels Meeting With Putin Due To Snowden Asylum

15:21 [CNN: Money] N.C. Obamacare premiums are 'trade secret'

15:21 [CNN: Money] Apple's iPhones retain their value. Samsung's Androids don't.

15:21 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 3.88 crore damage as Kasaragod district records 2,503 mm rains

15:22 [Guardian] Irish film breaks silence on abortion trail to UK

15:23 [Big Think] Costa Rica Is Getting Rid Of Its Zoos

15:23 [Slate Magazine] The Indispensable Kitchen Tool You’ll Use Once a Year

15:24 [CNET News] Firefox 23 nixes support for outdated blink HTML tag

15:24 [CNN: Crime] Sandusky: I'm 'trying to get better'

15:25 [Fox News: politics] Obama cancels meeting with Putin amid Snowden tensions

15:25 [Voice of America] VOA News: Yemen Foils Terror Plot

15:25 [CNN] Miley Cyrus names her new album 'BANGERZ'

15:30 [Reuters] Czech PM likely to lose confidence vote but stay in charge for now

15:30 [Reuters] Obama cancels meeting with Russia's Putin: official

15:31 [Reuters: politics] Obama cancels meeting with Russia's Putin: official

15:31 [The Independent] 13-year-old boy kills parents, grandmother and great aunt before spending full day at school and then committing suicide after being 'inspired' by ghost story attached to Amityville Horror massacre

15:31 [CNN: Money] Obamacare's 'trade secrets'

15:31 [CNN] Opinion: Melissa Etheridge: Pot got me through

15:31 [CNN] Obama cancels talks with Putin ahead of G-20 summit

15:31 [The Hindu - News] Three killed in building collapse near Agartala

15:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Usher's son survives pool mishap

15:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Miley Cyrus names new album

15:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Celebs with the star gene

15:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Miley Cyrus names new album 'BANGERZ'

15:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Obama talks Trayvon on 'Leno'

15:33 [The Atlantic: International] Inside Colombia's Emerald Battle

15:33 [Raw Story] British police arrest man who inspired Twitter’s new ‘report abuse’ button

15:35 [The Hindu - News] Azad writes to PM on NEET

15:36 [Global Voices] Congolese Teacher Pushed Out of Moving Police Van in Morocco, Dies

15:36 [CNN: Technology] Facebook is tweaking your News Feed

15:37 [The Hindu - Opinion] Correction and Clarifications -- August 8, 2013

15:38 [Slashdot] Former NSA Chief Warns Hackers Will Attack US If Snowden Is Captured

15:38 [Raw Story] Watch: Where your poop goes after you flush it

15:38 [Raw Story] Pennsylvania police chief Mark Kessler’s lawyer: City planning ‘kangaroo court’ against my client

15:39 [NPR] Obama Cancels One-On-One Meeting With Putin

15:40 [Truthout] The NSA Comes Clean

15:40 [Truthout] NSA

15:41 [Global Voices] Taiwan: Online Dictionary for Aboriginal Peoples

15:43 [Deutsche Welle] UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules to affect Bundesliga's big business

15:43 [Slate Magazine] Not Guilty, but Not Innocent Either

15:43 [Slate Magazine] Who Is the American Messi?

15:45 [Fox News: politics] Obama administration urged to arrest Benghazi suspects, after charges filed

15:46 [Telegraph] French mayor threatens to take own life if travellers return to his village

15:46 [Telegraph] Hundreds of tons of radioactive water pouring from Fukushima nuclear plant

15:46 [Telegraph] Rise in customers winning compensation from banks that mis-sold paid-for accounts

15:46 [Telegraph] Polish drunk tanks under threat

15:47 [Reuters] Exclusive: Saudi offers Russia deal to scale back Assad support - sources

15:47 [Fox News] Syrian troops kill 62 rebels in ambush attack- Egypt says diplomacy with Muslim Brotherhood failed

15:49 [zero hedge] Zimbabwe's "Blacks-Only" Stock Exchange Takes 'Financial Innovation' And Racism To New Highs

15:49 [CNN] Opinion: Hillary Clinton, RNC and freedom of the press

15:49 [CNN: Politics] Alert spurs extra screening of air cargo into U.S.

15:49 [CNN: Politics] Yemen steps up security amid terror attack fears

15:49 [CNN: Politics] Breaking: Obama cancels talks with Putin ahead of G-20 summit

15:50 [The Hindu - News] No going back on on Telangana, says Congress

15:50 [The Hindu - News] Soon, you may need to give fingerprints to buy SIM cards

15:50 [Truthout] Austerity's Failure in Greece: Time to Think the Unthinkable?

15:52 [The Hindu - News] Complaint filed wih NHRC over Dalit scholar's arrest

15:52 [Guardian] Russian senator fundraises for Edward Snowden's work on personal data

15:53 [Reuters] Obama cancels meeting with Russia's Putin over Snowden decision

15:53 [Big Think] Infinity is Not Real

15:54 [The Hindu - News] Obama cancels meetings with Putin

15:55 [Reuters: politics] Obama cancels meeting with Russia's Putin over Snowden decision

15:55 [Voice of America] Obama, Protesting Snowden Asylum, Cancels Meeting with Putin

15:55 [Truthout] Ten Ways to Reduce the Threat of Terrorist Attacks on Americans

15:55 [Truthout] Teach for America's Mission in Chicago

15:55 [CNN] Kenya airport resuming some flights after massive fire

15:58 [The Hindu - News] Kerry, Hagel to meet Russian officials on Friday

15:58 [CNN: Money] Investors sweat the Fed: Stocks fall again

16:00 [Fin24 News] No quick return to Zim dollar

16:02 [CNN: Living] Letter from a game show loser

16:03 [The Independent] Deep Throat porn company attempts to block Lovelace from cinematic release

16:03 [The Independent] The town where tourists can train to be ninjas

16:03 [The Independent] Cleveland kidnapping: Ariel Castro home is razed to the ground – and rubble destroyed to ward off 'murderabilia' collectors

16:03 [Deutsche Welle] Fears of violence in Thailand over amnesty bill

16:04 [NPR] Shark Week Roundup: New SharkCat Video; 'Fake Documentary'

16:04 [Guardian] Yemen plot 'foiled' as US drone strike kills seven al-Qaida members

16:04 [Disinformation] Activists Descend On Chicago Hotel To Protest ALEC Conference

16:05 [CNN] CNN hires Bloomberg's Morse to lead domestic news

16:06 [The Hindu - News] Gourmet’s treat

16:08 [Raw Story] Scarborough defends RNC’s Priebus: MSNBC ‘exactly the same’ as Fox News

16:08 [Raw Story] Obama cancels meeting with Russia’s Putin over Snowden asylum

16:09 [CBC: politics] Obama cancels Moscow summit with Putin

16:09 [BBC: Entertainment] Film and TV lift Time Warner profits

16:10 [Guardian] Obama cancels meeting with Putin over Snowden asylum tensions

16:11 [CNET News] Road Trip Pic of the Day, 8/7: What is this?

16:11 [CNN] FEC vice-chair: Email raises questions of improper contact with IRS

16:12 [zero hedge] Abe Sanctions Government Funding To "Freeze" Fukushima With Giant Ice Wall

16:13 [Fox News: politics] ObamaCare Data Worries Mount

16:14 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Female conductor awaits Proms finale

16:16 [The Hindu - News] Life in a metro

16:17 [Reuters] Blast wounds four Israeli soldiers at Lebanese border

16:18 [The Hindu - News] The canvas of devotion

16:19 [Telegraph] How to pick tonight's winning lottery numbers

16:19 [Telegraph] Surgeon lied to cancer patient about removing now inoperable tumour

16:19 [Telegraph] Lawyer who called 13-year-old 'predatory' is barred from sex offence cases

16:19 [Telegraph] A brief history in Lego: from Stonehenge to Margaret Thatcher

16:19 [Telegraph] Judges denounce Dominique Strauss Kahn as 'lynchpin' of prostitution ring

16:19 [Telegraph] Barack Obama cancels meeting with Vladimir Putin over Snowden row

16:19 [NPR] Gay Couple Asked To Sit In Back Of Bus Gets An Apology

16:19 [NPR] New Images Show Destruction In Syrian City Of Aleppo

16:20 [CNET News] Chrome password security issue stirs debate

16:22 [Truthout] Haitian Grassroots Groups Wary of "Attractive" Mining Law

16:22 [Guardian] Gibraltar row: No 10 says Spanish PM has promised to reduce border delays

16:23 [CNN: Crime] Parole policy not deterring sex offenders

16:23 [Big Think] If You can Make it Here, You can Make it Anywhere: NSG Talks with Jason Dunn

16:25 [AlterNet] Daily Show's Samantha Williams and Jessica Bee Eviscerate White Privilege

16:26 [CNN] Rowena Webster thrives in water polo's school of hard knocks

16:28 [Raw Story] Catholic church to scout troop: If you include gays, find a new place to meet

16:28 [Raw Story] Anthony Weiner caught calling 69-year-old rival ‘grandpa’ at AARP event

16:28 [Slate Magazine] The Culture Gabfest “Take It to the Bridge” Edition

16:30 [The Hindu - News] Grime and reason

16:32 [zero hedge] Bill Gross Asks The Right Question

16:32 [Truthout] Obamacare Opens For Business, Shuts Out Labor

16:33 [Mother Jones] This Sinkhole Sucked Down 11 Barges Like They Were Rubber Duckies

16:33 [Slashdot] Former Director of the ISS Division At NASA Talks About Science Behind 'Elysium'

16:33 [BBC: Entertainment] Potter actress Shaw steps in at Met

16:34 [The Hindu - News] The canvas of devotion

16:34 [The Hindu - News] Obama cancels meetings with Putin over Snowden

16:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] Energy at Home: A Backgrounder

16:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] How Do We Use Energy at Home?

16:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] Revealed: A Book the Size of a Ladybug

16:37 [AlterNet] Fetal Pain Is a Lie Based On Phony Science

16:40 [The Atlantic: Politics] The 13 Women Who Have Accused Bob Filner of Unwanted Sexual Advances

16:40 [CNET News] Spot-beam satellite tech promises better in-flight Wi-Fi

16:43 [Deutsche Welle] Internally displaced in Georgia face uncertain future

16:43 [Voice of America] Obama Cancels Meeting with Putin, Citing Snowden Case

16:47 [Guardian] Egyptian government could clear pro-Morsi sit-ins by Sunday

16:47 [BBC: Technology] Why all the questions?

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] NSW to lead in post-mining boom

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Coe estate in sights for Allco action

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sex in motel battle continues

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Teacher filmed up girls' skirts

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] PNG policy: People smugglers take a hit

16:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Hot spot of bother

16:47 [Voice of America] Seoul Welcomes Pyongyang's Offer to Re-Open Factory Complex

16:48 [Truthout] Running Away from TB Treatment

16:50 [Fox News] Congress Urges Benghazi Arrests

16:50 [Fox News] A PAINFUL PAST Florida to Dig Up, ID Bodies From Notorious School

16:50 [Fox News] WIDOW DENIEDFallen Hotshot Firefighter's Wife Won't Get Benefits

16:50 [Fox News] NATIONWIDE MANHUNTPlea for Murder Suspect To Return Missing Kids

16:50 [Fox News] Obama cancels meeting with Putin in Moscow amid tensions over NSA leaker Snowden

16:50 [Fox News] Man fights Hawaii to take driver exam in native language

16:50 [Fox News] Man struck by lightning now recovering from shark bite

16:50 [Fox News] Judge cuts maximum possible sentence for Bradley Manning to 90 years

16:50 [Fox News] Dreamers flood stores as Powerball jackpot hits $425M

16:50 [The Independent] Video: Ukip MEP won't apologise for 'Bongo Bong Land' comment

16:50 [The Independent] Video: Burst water pipe floods homes in Herne Hill

16:50 [The Hindu - News] Yemen claims to have foiled al-Qaeda plot

16:50 [Amnesty International] Bahrain: New decrees ban dissent as further protests organized

16:51 [Telegraph] Foreign jihadists behind the rebel capture of Aleppo airport

16:51 [Telegraph] Tale of love and bravery on the Western Front

16:51 [Telegraph] Only the offender to blame in sex offence cases, says judge

16:51 [Telegraph] Christie's art expert banned from family home after slapping wife

16:52 [CNN: Money] I know who the next Fed Chairman will be

16:52 [CNN: Money] The mysterious company that bought Newsweek

16:53 [Big Think] Russian Meteor's Relatives Could Be On Their Way Here

16:53 [Big Think] The Perils of Restaurant Week

16:53 [Deutsche Welle] Young German volunteers still flock to Israel

16:53 [CNN] Transplant surgeon has someone else's kidney

16:54 [The Hindu - News] Of poetry on pitch

16:55 [CNN: Health] Transplant surgeon has someone else's kidney

16:55 [zero hedge] Japan Flashes a Warning of What's Coming Our Way

16:55 [zero hedge] Spot The Difference

16:55 [Truthdig] How the GOP Libya Witch Hunt Made Us Close Our Mideast Embassies and Crippled U.S. Diplomacy

16:58 [Truthout] At a Crossroad: Can the Labor Movement Save Its Soul?

16:58 [Raw Story] Gohmert says he ‘duct taped’ a defendant’s head when he was a judge in Texas

16:59 [Guardian] Ukip's Godfrey Bloom will not apologise over 'bongo bongo land' comments

17:00 [The Hindu - News] Was Antony ‘constrained’ while commenting on killings: BJP

17:00 [The Hindu - News] Good governance starts with voting for good candidate: Narayana Murthy

17:01 [CNET News] AT&T adds 28 new and expanded LTE markets, brings total to 359

17:01 [Slashdot] Researchers Develop New Trap To Capture Bloodsucking Bed Bugs

17:02 [The Hindu - News] Girl in Bhopal hangs herself due to ragging

17:03 [Mother Jones] QUANTUM LEAP: The US Special Ops Project to Exploit Your Twitter Account

17:03 [Mother Jones] As Expected, Student Test Scores Have Plummeted in New York City

17:04 [The Hindu - News] Ordinance replacement Bill on food security introduced in LS

17:04 [Russia Today] Google Chrome security flaw allows access to users’ passwords

17:05 [AlterNet] Enough with the Slut-Shaming of Lauren Silverman, Simon Cowell's Lover

17:05 [CNN] Travel Photo of the Day

17:06 [The Independent] Video: Cleveland kidnapping house destroyed

17:06 [The Independent] Lifeline for football clubs in financial crisis? Fans could have right to take them over

17:06 [CNN] Father of Chechen killed by FBI travels to U.S.

17:06 [CNN] Sex offenders routinely released from California jails, records show

17:08 [Deutsche Welle] Obama cancels Putin meeting over Snowden row

17:09 [Disinformation] Big Banks Conspiracy Destroying America //

17:10 [The Atlantic: Politics] Don't Mess With Taxes: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

17:10 [The Atlantic: Politics] Colorado’s Gun-Control Recall: The Canary in the Coal Mine for Reformers?

17:11 [Guardian] PM says he owes Peter Cruddas an apology over sleaze allegations

17:11 [BBC: Technology] Amazon launches online art site

17:11 [zero hedge] Previewing The Final Two "Pre-Taper" Catalysts

17:11 [Reuters: politics] Russia 'disappointed' by Obama's decision not to meet Putin: Kremlin

17:11 [Voice of America] Manila May Charge Coast Guards With Homicide for Killing Taiwanese Fisherman

17:12 [Spiegel] Mining the Gobi: The Battle for Mongolia's Resources

17:13 [CNET News] John Carmack leaves id software for Oculus

17:13 [CNET News] Windows Phone shipments surge 77 percent in second quarter

17:13 [The Onion] American Voices: Mattel, NASA Introduce Mars Explorer Barbie

17:14 [Slate Magazine] Dear Prudence: Blackballed Son

17:15 [The Hindu - News] Branching OUT

17:15 [The Hindu - News] Idukki: Chennithala seeks immediate central support

17:15 [Truthdig] Hedges, West Speak Out For Bradley Manning

17:17 [BBC: Entertainment] Fry calls for Russian Olympics ban

17:18 [CNN] Yahoo is getting a new logo

17:18 [Raw Story] Abortion Cooties!

17:18 [Raw Story] Focus on the Family says protections for trans students makes teachers into ‘identity keepers’

17:18 [BBC: Technology] Road charges vehicles driving on it

17:19 [The Hindu - News] The catapult of couture

17:19 [Truthout] Vijay Prashad: Marx and Tolstoy Helped Me See the Limits of Liberalism

17:20 [CNN: Health] Transplant surgeon's past

17:20 [CNN: Health] Is sex addiction real?

17:20 [CNN: Health] Human bird flu transmission

17:20 [CNN: Health] Celebrity's healthy secrets

17:20 [CNN: Health] Sex addiction: Explanation or excuse?

17:21 [Telegraph] Godfrey Bloom says he's promised Nigel Farage not to say 'bongo bongo land'

17:21 [Telegraph] Christian Candy to create one of biggest family basements in London

17:21 [Telegraph] British diplomats mystified by annual roses delivery

17:21 [Telegraph] Fisherman at centre of Gibraltar row: 'I just want to be left alone to fish'

17:21 [The Independent] Programmers slam Google Chrome's 'insane password security'

17:21 [The Independent] Edinburgh 2013: Chastity Butterworth & The Spanish Hamster - Game of Thrones' Gemma Whelan as you've never seen her before

17:23 [The Hindu - News] Meet the missionaries!

17:23 [Big Think] What Will the Sun's Magnetic Field Reversal Mean for Our Solar System?

17:23 [Big Think] Watch: Inside a Mosquito Bite

17:23 [Deutsche Welle] Copenhagen strives to fix drug problem

17:23 [Deutsche Welle] Gold miners under pressure over plummeting metal prices

17:24 [Truthout] The Bomb Sends a Message to the World - Untold History

17:29 [Truthout] A Domestic Surveillance Scandal at the DEA? Agents Urged to Cover Up Use of NSA Intel in Drug Probes

17:30 [Truthdig] Obama Cancels Meeting With Putin

17:31 [The Hindu - News] Bella Ciao

17:31 [Voice of America] Obama Cancels Summit With Putin Over Snowden Affair

17:32 [CNET News] Amazon adds HTML5 Web-app support for Kindle Fire, Android

17:32 [CNET News] LG gets back to superphones with G2

17:32 [CNET News] T-Mobile sells LG G2, and Optimus F6, F3

17:34 [Reuters] Fire guts Kenya's main airport, chokes regional gateway

17:35 [CNN] Paris pickpocketing targets Chinese

17:35 [The Hindu - News] Salad of life

17:35 [NPR] Freddie Mac Earns $5 Billion In 3 Months; To Pay U.S. $4.4 Billion

17:37 [The Hindu - News] Salad of life

17:37 [Telegraph] Uganda demands permits for three or more people wanting to talk politics

17:37 [Telegraph] Children get first mobile at seven

17:37 [Telegraph] Chastised Ukip MEP wont use 'bongo bongo' term again

17:37 [Telegraph] Academy school receives just three applications

17:37 [The Independent] Investigation launched over barrister Robert Colover who called 13-year-old sex abuse victim 'predatory'

17:37 [The Independent] Johnny Depp and The Lone Ranger film-makers blame the critics as Disney set to lose £124m on flop western

17:38 [Raw Story] 7 surveillance reforms Obama supported before he became president

17:39 [Slate Magazine] Ken Cuccinelli’s Sodomy Obsession

17:41 [Guardian] Hannah Smith suicide: MPs call for education in social-media awareness

17:41 [AlterNet] The Racist Roots of Our Housing Crisis

17:41 [AlterNet] 14-Year-Old Wanted to Get Raped by Her 40-Year-Old Prison Guard, Prison Attorney Claims

17:43 [CNN: Money] Disney doll spurs protest

17:43 [CNN: Money] N.C. Obamacare premiums are a 'trade secret'

17:43 [CNN: Politics] FEC vice-chair says email raises questions of improper contact with IRS

17:44 [Slate Magazine] Mass-Market Marathon

17:44 [CNET News] LG G2 specs versus Galaxy S4, Moto X, HTC One

17:45 [Russia Today] Gitmo detainees subjected to invasive searches to stop communication - lawyer

17:45 [The Hindu - News] When sirens blared, trenches were dug

17:48 [Financial Times] Obama cancels Russia summit over Snowden

17:48 [Slashdot] Interview: Oceanographer David Gallo Answers Your Questions

17:49 [World Policy Institute] Food Safety and China: Scandal and Consequence

17:52 [Pravda] 9/11: The pyrotechnic and explosive link

17:53 [The Independent] Why Kenya airport blaze will raise questions over Nairobi's future as an African hub

17:53 [] America’s Iran Policy, the Undermining of International Order, and the Bankruptcy of Washington’s Approach to Nuclear Diplomacy

17:54 [CNET News] Lenovo kicks off $600 Windows 8 Miix convertible tablet

17:56 [AlterNet] How Corporate Giveaways to Applebee’s, Sears, and Other Companies Suck the Lifeblood from Your Community

17:56 [BBC: Technology] How can we make social media safe?

17:58 [Mother Jones] Keystone Light: The Keystone XL Alternative You've Never Heard of Is Probably Going to Be Built

17:58 [Raw Story] Santorum: Liberals ‘make it uncomfortable’ to shower at the YMCA

17:58 [Raw Story] ‘He’s 47 percent Negro’: Anti-Obama Arizona protest turns racist

17:59 [The Nation] ALEC Convention Met With Protests in Chicago

17:59 [Slate Magazine] The Political Gabfest Is Looking for an Intern

18:00 [CNN: Money] How business just won in Detroit

18:00 [CNN: Money] Why China and Japan should have you worried

18:00 [zero hedge] From Obama 'Hope-And-Change' To Housing's 'Hhmm' Reality

18:01 [Slashdot] John Carmack Joins Oculus VR As CTO

18:01 [Reuters: politics] NYC mayoral candidate Weiner calls opponent 'grandpa'

18:03 [The Atlantic: International] Iran's President: the U.S. Is Sending Mixed Messages on Sanctions

18:04 [Disinformation] American Family Association Director On Battling Demonic Child Possession And Witch Covens

18:05 [Guardian] Bristol zoo investigates alleged punching of seal by keeper

18:05 [NPR] Oh Snap! Tourist Breaks Finger Off 600-Year-Old Statue

18:06 [straight] Squamish Valley Music Festival Band of the Day: Bear Mountain /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/bearmountain_artist.jpg

18:06 [The Atlantic: Technology] If You Insulted a Dolphin 20 Years Ago, He's Probably Still Bitter About It

18:09 [The Independent] Video: Before and after satellite images of Aleppo in Syria 'show human rights violations'

18:09 [The Independent] Bruce Willis really is Expendable: Harrison Ford to replace 'greedy and lazy' star in The Expendables 3

18:09 [The Independent] Emergency treatment: half-a-billion-pound bailout to avert winter A&E crisis

18:09 [Telegraph] Sole survivor of Arizona firefighting crew speaks of grief at colleagues' deaths

18:09 [Telegraph] Relax, parents: your children will be fine even if they fail their A-levels

18:09 [The Hindu - News] Relish the rains

18:11 [CNN: Entertainment] Usher's ex-wife makes custody bid

18:11 [Canadian Dimension] The Presumed Innocence of Capitalism and Lac-Mégantic

18:13 [Big Think] Could Ammonia Work As A Fuel Alternative?

18:13 [The Hindu - News] Where FILMS will no longer ROLL

18:15 [NPR] If You Could Live To 120, Would You Really Want To?

18:15 [NPR] Are Lower School Achievement Levels A Civil Rights Issue?

18:15 [NPR] Are Raced Based Goals In Education Helpful?

18:15 [NPR] Will Changing Cancer Terminology Change Treatment?

18:15 [NPR] Never Too Old To Take Gold

18:16 [CNN] Gay rights campaigners petition IOC over Russia's Sochi Olympics

18:16 [CNN] Did San Diego mayor target victims of military sexual assault?

18:17 [Guardian] Ariel Castro's Cleveland house demolished as part of plea deal

18:18 [CNN: Money] 9 weird product protests

18:19 [OpEdNews] On Obama's cancellation of summit with Putin and extradition

18:19 [The Hindu - News] I am…

18:19 [The Hindu - News] Back to nature

18:19 [The Hindu - News] Printpick

18:19 [CBC: politics] Obama cancels Moscow summit with Putin in rare snub

18:19 [Voice of America] The Latest Images from Egypt

18:20 [Russia Today] Russia’s metal giant Rusal to ‘freeze’ unprofitable plants, lay off thousands of workers.

18:20 [Financial Times] French government hails signs of recovery

18:21 [Financial Times] Obama cancels summit with Putin

18:21 [Financial Times] Egypt declares mediation efforts over

18:22 [Spiegel] Neo-Nazi Trio: What Have We Learned about the NSU?

18:23 [CNN: Crime] Records: California sex offenders violate parole, but still walk

18:23 [CNN: Crime] Dad begs: Let my daughter go

18:24 [OpEdNews] Will the Real Jesus Please Step Forward: Many Stories, Few Facts

18:24 [The Independent] Ukip MEP Godfrey Bloom 'sincerely regrets any genuine offence' caused by Bongo Bongo Land comment

18:28 [Financial Times] Blaze engulfs Nairobi main transit airport

18:28 [Mother Jones] How Will the Other Networks React if GOP Bans NBC From Debate Coverage? /files/blog_news_network_logos.jpg

18:29 [zero hedge] "Market Parasite" JPMorgan Added To Goldman Aluminum "Cartel" Lawsuit

18:29 [zero hedge] U.S. Fed and Bank of England: QE Still The Order Of The Day

18:31 [Slashdot] Chrome's Insane Password Security Strategy

18:31 [Reuters] Egypt crisis enters tense new phase as mediation collapses

18:33 [CNN] Music industry mourns the loss of George Duke

18:33 [Guardian] Unseen Stieg Larsson short story to be published next year

18:35 [Truthdig] The Surveillance Reforms Obama Supported Before He Was President

18:38 [The Hindu - News] Mini-bus in Madurai falls into channel; passengers safe

18:39 [CNET News] With G2, LG gets its mini-Galaxy S4 moment

18:40 [The Independent] Are Celebrity MasterChef winners still cooking?

18:40 [The Independent] Interactive infographic: The destruction of Aleppo

18:40 [The Independent] Police in Wales arrest one of Britain's most wanted fugitives – on his birthday

18:41 [Telegraph] Russian pro-government channel hacked to show anti-Putin documentary

18:41 [Telegraph] Shanghai judges seen with prostitutes kicked out of the Communist Party

18:41 [Telegraph] Gunman claimed his victim on South Lanarkshire farm 'owed him thousands of pounds'

18:41 [Telegraph] Swiss authorities draw anger over segregation for asylum seekers

18:43 [BBC: Entertainment] Kick-Ass crew 'surprised' by Carrey

18:43 [Deutsche Welle] Yemen: We foiled al Qaeda plot

18:45 [CNN] Hold on to your hair: Scissors-wielding thieves attack in Venezuela

18:45 [CNN] 10 things Italy does better than anywhere else

18:45 [straight] Prohibition helps crooks, lawyers, and prison guards

18:45 [straight] Canadian Ultimate players hope for Olympic approval /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/971931_641632795846957_1874480713_n.jpg

18:45 [straight] Bowen Island docks won’t leave shores untouched

18:45 [straight] Why social housing isn’t defined in city process

18:45 [straight] Art Studios cutback hurts chronically mentally ill

18:46 [NPR] A Patch Designed To Make You Invisible To Mosquitoes

18:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Oprah returns to silver screen

18:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Industry mourns George Duke

18:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Photos: Celebs with the star gene

18:49 [Fox News] Republicans launch pre-emptive strikes on Clinton

18:49 [Fox News] Deadly new bird flu raises worries after study points to human transmission

18:49 [Fox News] Jurors in Bulger trial ask judge to clarify legal terms

18:49 [CNN: Health] Marijuana stops child's severe seizures

18:49 [CNN: Health] Study: Combat not linked to soldier suicides

18:50 [Russia Today] State Department on Egypt: 'We have determined that we don’t need to make a determination’

18:50 [Truthdig] Amazon Journalism

18:51 [NPR] Pot Liquor: A Southern Tip To Save Nutritious Broth From Greens

18:51 [CBC: politics] Sen. Mac Harb received $55K loan from Ottawa businessman

18:51 [CBC: politics] Temporary Foreign Worker Program changes now in effect

18:53 [Raw Story] Louisiana prison official: Raped 14-year-old inmate was no ‘Little Miss Muffin’

18:57 [Telegraph] Private school pupils monopolising top university places

18:58 [CNN] Marijuana stops child's severe seizures

18:58 [CNN] Five trailblazing women who reinvented their brand

18:58 [CNET News] New mobile audio service Agogo takes aim at satellite radio

18:58 [CNET News] Apple given another chance to go after Motorola in court

18:58 [CNET News] Sony NSZ-GU1 FCC filing hints at new Google TV device

18:58 [CNET News] Mobile weather-checking goes 3D with Minutely for iPhone

18:58 [CNET News] Samsung's Galaxy Mega phone to launch in Korea

18:59 [Caritas Internationalis] International Youth Day focus on migration

18:59 [Slate Magazine] Bone Thugs-N-Disharmony

18:59 [Financial Times] Obama move caps Apple march on Washington

19:00 [CNN: Money] The worst tech lies

19:00 [CNN: Money] Disney's too-sexy doll is among petition targets

19:00 [The Onion] Members Of Opening Band Walking Among Crowd During Intermission Like Gods Among Men

19:02 [Guardian] Stephen Fry calls for ban on Winter Olympics in Russia over anti-gay laws

19:03 [] Russia's Medvedev Makes Nuclear Point to Demotivate Georgia’s NATO Cravings

19:03 [CNET News] Scratch Trek: DIY 'Star Trek' cat tree with carpeted Enterprise

19:04 [Disinformation] Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the Big Historical Lie

19:05 [The Atlantic: Politics] Obama's Bill Clinton Moment: 'We Don't Have a Domestic Spying Program'

19:06 [NPR] 'Paying Till It Hurts': Why American Health Care Is So Pricey

19:06 [Good] GOOD Video: How One Museum Uses Data to Preserve Works of Art

19:06 [Good] Interior Design That Improves Well-Being for You and Your Pet

19:09 [AlterNet] McDonalds Can Afford To Pay Its American Workers Significantly More

19:10 [CBC: politics] N.S. cyberbullying legislation allows victims to sue

19:11 [CNN] Nidal Hasan hopes for death sentence, lawyers say

19:11 [CNN] Dancing Djokovic eases into third round at Rogers Cup

19:11 [The Independent] Video: Girl scores higher than Einstein in Mensa test

19:11 [Fox News: politics] Al Qaeda intercept challenges narrative of terror group 'on the run'

19:12 [Spiegel] Peter and the Wolves: How Siemens Lost Its Way

19:13 [Telegraph] Language in books shows how we have grown more selfish

19:13 [Big Think] Al Qaeda May Have a Terrifying New Weapon

19:14 [Guardian] Plans to make H7N9 bird flu virus more virulent in high-security tests

19:16 [Voice of America] US Abduction House Is Demolished

19:16 [CNN] Summer is seersucker's shining moment

19:16 [CNN] Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy?

19:18 [Raw Story] Driver shoots self in groin after neighbors stop him for speeding around kids

19:18 [] Kazakhstan Joins European Football Elite

19:18 [The Onion] Masochist Dog Enjoys Being Walked Around On Leash While Naked

19:18 [Slashdot] Snowden Gave 15,000 Documents to Glenn Greenwald; Obama Cancels Russia Summit

19:19 [Fox News] Increase Your Powerball Odds?

19:20 [Voice of America] Sleep Deprivation Linked to Junk Food Cravings

19:21 [CNN] Kenyan airport fire disrupts billion dollar transport hub

19:21 [Financial Times] Cameron struggles to defuse Gibraltar tensions

19:21 [CNN: Money] The worst tech company lies

19:22 [AlterNet] Hypocrisy: 5 Limits on Domestic Surveillance Senator Obama Supported But President Obama Opposes

19:22 [Spiegel] Siemens CEO: 'We Need to See Calm Restored'

19:23 [Fin24 News] Cities demand more national funding

19:24 [Financial Times] Rajan dusts off plan for financial system

19:24 [CNET News] Facebook invades Twitter's territory with trending topics

19:25 [Russia Today] Obama task force revives SOPA provision outlawing online streaming

19:27 [The Independent] Swiss introduce apartheid-like restrictions: Local authorities ban asylum seekers from public places

19:27 [The Independent] Average UK broadband speed up but rural divide widens

19:27 [The Independent] Bo Xilai supporter arrested as Chinese authorities prepare for trial of the former Communist Party rising star on charges of corruption and abuse of power

19:27 [The Independent] David Cameron raises 'serious concerns' with Spanish PM as Gibraltar tensions grow

19:33 [CNN: Living] Summer is seersucker's shining moment

19:34 [Reuters: politics] Obama says wants to pass housing reform measures this year

19:34 [AlterNet] Hero Firefighter's Widow Denied Health Benefits Because He Was Considered Part-Time

19:34 [AlterNet] Will the Mayor of D.C. Do Walmart's Bidding and Veto A Living Wage Bill?

19:36 [Guardian] Godfrey Bloom expresses 'sincere regret' for 'bongo bongo land' remarks

19:38 [Deutsche Welle] Nairobi airport resumes domestic, cargo flights after blaze

19:39 [Reuters] Congress wins relief on Obamacare health plan subsidies

19:39 [CNN] Opinion: Why not let 9 DREAMers into U.S.?

19:41 [CNN: Travel] 25 great skyscrapers: Is bigger better?

19:41 [CNN: Travel] Europe's best city beaches

19:41 [CNN: Travel] World's least friendly cities are ...

19:41 [CNN: Travel] World's most, least friendly cities are ...

19:41 [NPR] Should The U.S. Speak Up, Or Keep Mum, On Terror Threats?

19:41 [NPR] The Road That Gives Electric Vehicles A Charge

19:42 [Reuters: politics] Congress wins relief on Obamacare health plan subsidies

19:43 [The Independent] A Fukushima fisherman’s tale: Radioactive water from the Daiichi plant is flowing into the ocean at a rate of 300 tons a day

19:43 [Raw Story] Fat-shaming college professor barred from determining grad students’ admission

19:43 [Big Think] Could These Sharks Get Their Own Fan Clubs?

19:43 [Big Think] Mastery is a Skill You Can Master – LIVE with Robert Greene

19:43 [Telegraph] Stephen Fry calls for Olympic ban over Russia's anti-gay laws

19:43 [Telegraph] Barack Obama cancels meeting with Vladimir Putin over Edward Snowden

19:43 [Telegraph] Fort Hood shooter 'trying to get himself executed', lawyer says

19:43 [Telegraph] US drone strikes 'buying time' in Yemen

19:44 [CNET News] Remember Bebo? Yeah. That's why the founder is killing the site

19:49 [CNN: Travel] Pilot change in Southwest landing is unusual, experts say

19:49 [Fox News: politics] Arizona legislation planned on responders' benefits

19:50 [CNET News] The 404 1,316: Where baby got back buttons (podcast)

19:50 [CNN] Family finally has say on HeLa cells' destiny

19:50 [CNN] Moms' financial fears led to more spanking, shouting

19:50 [BBC: Technology] LG puts button on back of smartphone

19:51 [NPR] Decades After Lacks' Death, Family Gets A Say On Her Cells

19:53 [CNET News] Remember when bands made a living without touring?

19:53 [Raw Story] Study finds food companies have ‘undue influence’ over vouching for safety of additives

19:54 [CBC: politics] CRTC to rule Thursday on Sun News must-carry bid

19:54 [Guardian] Kenya's main airport engulfed in fire

19:54 [The Hindu - News] Commanders brief Army Chief over Poonch attack

19:56 [CBC: politics] Temporary foreign workers application will cost employers $275

19:58 [Financial Times] Peacekeepers wary of EU move on Hizbollah

19:59 [OpEdNews] Democracy Disenfranchised: Detroit's Next Mayor Won't Be Allowed to Govern

19:59 [Telegraph] David Miliband criticises language used by his brother

19:59 [Telegraph] Downing Street claims Spain gives in over Gibraltar after 15-min phone call from Cameron

19:59 [The Independent] US daredevil plunges to earth in a coffin

19:59 [The Independent] The squawking seagulls that could transform the radio industry

19:59 [The Independent] 'A milestone in our history': Burma's protest alumni reunite 25 years on

19:59 [World Policy Institute] My Private China: An Interview with Alex Kuo

20:00 [Infoshop] Palestine-Israel: The joint struggle face fresh activities of the never ending Zionist transfer

20:01 [NPR] Migrants Flock To Russia, But Receive A Cool Welcome

20:02 [CNN] Usher's ex-wife cites son's pool mishap in custody bid

20:03 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

20:03 [straight] Going Nowhere tells an oral history of Nomeansno /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/nomeansno.jpg

20:03 [straight] Gogol Bordello makes music sans borders /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_Gogol_2381.jpg

20:03 [straight] UBC Museum of Anthropology's Paradise Lost? pushes past stereotypes /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_MOA_Raymond_2381.jpg

20:03 [straight] Keep the WISE Hall Alive campaign aims to help an East Van landmark /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/WISE-Benefit-Aug9-PSTR-New-Teal-home-pg.jpg

20:03 [CNET News] Apple's iTunes services disrupted for some

20:03 [The Atlantic: International] What It's Like to Be an American Who's Still in Yemen

20:04 [Disinformation] Sun’s Magnetic Field About to Flip

20:06 [NPR] Migrants Flock To Russia, But Receive A Cool Welcome

20:06 [NPR] Why Were The Baboons So Sad? Many Theories, No Answers

20:08 [Raw Story] Coney Island’s Jackie Robinson statue defaced with ‘die n*gger’ and swastikas

20:09 [The Progressive] The Bezos Absurdity

20:10 [Guardian] David Cameron issues Cruddas apology

20:10 [Guardian] Fracking boss faces growing tremors of resistance from public, press and Tories

20:11 [Slashdot] Dolphin Memories Span At Least 20 Years

20:11 [NPR] 'It's Too Hot': Shanghai Wilts In Record-Setting Heat Wave

20:12 [CNET News] MakerBot takes 3D printing nationwide via Microsoft

20:12 [CNN: Money] Schmidt assures: You know more about you than Google does

20:12 [CNN: Money] The new Beats Studio: $300 worth of ... what?

20:13 [The Hindu - News] Sushma leads attack on Antony

20:13 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

20:14 [CNN: Money] Why did AOL buy now?

20:15 [The Independent] Egypt crisis: Country takes a step closer to ‘all-out war’ as peace talks break down

20:15 [The Independent] North Korea to lift factory ban as tensions ease with South

20:15 [CNN: Politics] GOP strays far from voting rights

20:15 [CNN: Politics] 9/11/12: "We are under attack"

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Could Benghazi have been prevented?

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Honoring victims of Benghazi attack

20:15 [CNN: Politics] A CNN investigation: The Truth about Benghazi

20:15 [CNN: Politics] CNN Exclusive: Two more women Filner harassed them

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Navarrette: Why not let 9 DREAMers into U.S.?

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Yemen foils terror plot

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Two more Filner accusers

20:15 [CNN: Politics] No Obama-Putin meeting

20:15 [CNN: Politics] Lack of progress between U.S., Russia causes Obama to cancel summit

20:15 [Telegraph] Cute early mammal that lived with the dinosaurs had poisoned spurs to defend itself

20:15 [Telegraph] English Heritage turns to banker as it tries to become self funding

20:16 [Infoshop] Activists Identify DC Cop Who Infiltrated Bangladesh Sweatshop Protests

20:16 [CNN: Crime] Before house razed, ex-captive: There is 'hope for everyone'

20:18 [CNN: Health] Lacks family's genetic destiny

20:18 [CNN: Health] Henrietta Lacks' family finally gets say in genetic destiny

20:18 [CNN] Issa demands FEC records in targeting probe

20:18 [Raw Story] French farmers enraged over low prices go on egg-breaking rampage

20:18 [Raw Story] CIA official: Syria poses greatest threat to U.S. security

20:19 [The Onion] Man Misses Simple Pleasure Of Going To Movie Store, Browsing For Something, Being Told It’s Out, Driving Home

20:20 [straight] The Canyons is breathtakingly vapid /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_TheCanyons_2381.jpg

20:20 [straight] Porn’s golden boy James Deen slides into The Canyons /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_TheCanyons_Deen_2381.jpg

20:21 [CBC: politics] Temporary foreign workers to cost employers $275 each

20:22 [CNET News] Holho makes your tablet a video hologram projector

20:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Beckmann: Congress: Restore the Circle of Protection and Your Reputations

20:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Zachary K. Pearce: It's Time for Results

20:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Pearl Korn: Members of Congress Recess for an Undeserved Five-Week Vacation

20:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John O'Kane: What Does Equality Mean?

20:27 [CNN: Living] Do money woes lead to spanking?

20:28 [Voice of America] VOA News: Sleep Deprivation Linked to Junk Food Cravings

20:28 [Raw Story] Thailand relaxes 40-year-rule mandating students have identical hairstyles

20:28 [Deutsche Welle] Risk of developing schizophrenia rises the farther north you go in Finland

20:28 [Mother Jones] Everyone Wants to Live Longer, But Lots of People Don't Want to Admit It /files/blog_pew_ideal_lifespan.jpg

20:29 [CNN: Living] A former driveway's delicious bounty

20:29 [CNN: Politics] Issa demands FEC records in targeting probe

20:30 [Truthdig] Republican Neighborhood Watch

20:30 [The Independent] Coalition of international figures urge IOC to strip Russia of Winter Olympics unless homophobic laws are repealed

20:30 [The Independent] Huge risk or sensible precaution? Scientists in a flap over whether bird flu experiments are safe

20:33 [Raw Story] Florida woman charged with 103 counts of abusing her cats

20:33 [Raw Story] Gay Turkish Muslims torn between religion and sexuality

20:33 [Raw Story] Russian television network accidentally airs anti-Putin rant

20:34 [OpEdNews] Kremlin "disappointed" Obama calls off Putin talks, decision "Snowden-related"

20:35 [The Hindu - News] A colourful imprint of festive spirit

20:35 [The Hindu - News] Diplomacy to end Egypt crisis fails

20:35 [The Hindu - News] Pak. Minister escapes bid on life

20:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] Academics Agree MIT Should Have Done More for Aaron Swartz

20:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] 'Dot-com,' the Most Ubiquitous Suffix on the Internet, Was Almost ... 'Dot-cor'

20:38 [CNN: Living] Why I won't break up school fights

20:38 [] Turkey: When Erdoğan Looks at Egypt’s Morsi, Does He See Himself?

20:39 [The Onion] Obama Not Sure How To Tell Nation This, But He Ran Over Jimmy Carter With Car Last Night

20:39 [The Hindu - News] Pilot scheme for U.K. visa bond soon

20:39 [The Progressive] Obama Wrong to Snub Putin

20:39 [CNN: Politics] Issa demands FEC records in IRS targeting probe

20:41 [BBC: Science & Environment] Road charges vehicles driving on it

20:43 [The Hindu - News] Kremlin disappointed

20:43 [The Hindu - News] Left takes Trinamool violence to Parliament

20:43 [Raw Story] Uruguay president wants to legalize marijuana as a ‘contribution to humanity’

20:43 [Deutsche Welle] Germany boosts arms exports to Qatar

20:44 [CNN] Opinion: Demand Russia keep gay athletes safe

20:44 [Guardian] March on Washington leader John Lewis: 'This is not a post-racial society'

20:45 [The Atlantic: National] Everlasting Realities of the Bohemian Lifestyle

20:45 [The Independent] These trolls won’t be stopped, but neither will I

20:45 [Truthdig] A-Roid

20:45 [Telegraph] Satellite images show destruction of Aleppo

20:45 [Telegraph] Britain's longest-serving police officer retires after 47 years

20:45 [Telegraph] Iran launch site 'likely for testing ballistic missiles', analysts say

20:47 [NPR] 3 Extradition Cases That Help Explain U.S.-Russia Relations

20:47 [The Hindu - News] ‘Garbage problem can be solved in two years’

20:47 [The Hindu - News] Food Bill tabled in Lok Sabha amid objections

20:48 [AlterNet] To Repair the Damage Done in NSA Blow Up, Start with James Clapper

20:48 [Voice of America] August 7, 2013

20:49 [Slashdot] Building a Full-Auto Gauss Gun

20:50 [Russia Today] Pentagon doctors claim military suicides not related to combat

20:50 [Fox News] A PAINFUL PAST Fla. to Dig Up, ID BodiesFrom Notorious School

20:50 [Fox News] TIME TO HIT RESET? Al Qaeda Chatter Defies 'On the Run' Narrative

20:50 [Fox News] PUBLIC ENEMY NO. 1? Excessive Soda Drinking 'Very' Bad, Experts Say

20:50 [Fox News] WIDOW DENIEDFallen Elite Firefighter'sWife Won't Get Benefits

20:50 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Plane makes emergency landing at Philadelphia airport after threat

20:50 [Fox News] Colorado town to decide fate of drone-hunting proposal

20:50 [Fox News] Navy drops plans to repair arson-damaged sub

20:50 [Fox News] Driver shoots self in groin after being told to slow down- SC man survives 36 hours pinned inside his car

20:50 [Fox News] Deadly new bird flu raises worries after study points to human transmission- Scientists making mutant forms to address flu risk

20:50 [Fox News] Man accused of locking Verizon techician in vault

20:50 [Fox News] Cyber hackers on course for 1 million malware apps

20:51 [The Hindu - News] Plane hits cow, skids off runway

20:51 [straight] Not everyone gets GRMLN’s intended ’90s-style irony /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_GRMLN3_2381.jpg

20:51 [straight] B.C. launches review of liquor laws /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Yap-SH.jpg

20:53 [CNET News] Instagram video gets import option, works on more Android phones

20:53 [CNET News] Epic journey: 24 hours and 2,000 miles for a Moto X

20:53 [CNN: Crime] Did San Diego mayor target military sexual assault victims?

20:55 [CNN] Issa expands IRS investigation

20:55 [The Hindu - News] APTDC in soup over idol installation in lake

20:56 [straight] Best Coast embraces valley-girl identity /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_BestCoast3_2381.jpg

20:57 [Financial Times] Yemen claims al-Qaeda plot foiled

20:57 [The Hindu - News] U.S. escape artist pulls off locked coffin skydive

20:57 [The Hindu - News] His art hid many aches of the heart

20:57 [The Hindu - News] Dustin Hoffman beats cancer

20:58 [Raw Story] Government tried to aggressively punish ‘leaker’ journalist in World War II

20:58 [Raw Story] Retired Army officer: Bradley Manning’s leak caused costly scramble

20:59 [Mother Jones] The Sale of the Washington Post Really Isn't That Big a Deal

20:59 [Mother Jones] Profitable or Not, Tesla Motors Owes Its Success to Government Subsidies /files/Tesla-1.gif

20:59 [The Hindu - News] Evacuation from dam area to begin

20:59 [The Hindu - News] Environment Ministry panel to assess illegal mining in UP

21:00 [CNN] DA sees no link so far between weapons possession, Texas blast

21:00 [Truthdig] MVP

21:01 [The Independent] Plane from Ireland makes emergency landing in Philadelphia after 'threat'

21:01 [The Hindu - News] Imagination gets out of hand

21:01 [The Hindu - News] High Court stays seizure of phone records

21:01 [Telegraph] Savers clobbered as Bank of England makes radical rates pledge

21:02 [NPR] After Immigration Bust, Herb Grower Tries A New Path

21:03 [CNN] Vandals mark racial slurs, images on Jackie Robinson statue

21:03 [Deutsche Welle] Bundesliga to start using anti-doping blood tests on soccer players

21:04 [Disinformation] Obama Says There Is No Domestic Spying Program

21:09 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: Our Government Is Going After Bank of America, and More

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Lawyers’ forum flays AG

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Conman lures senior citizens with saris, robs them of gold

21:11 [CNN: Living] Women talk about 'Aunt Flo'

21:11 [CNN: Living] VIDEO: Women talk about 'Aunt Flo'

21:11 [The Hindu - News] Maths on rain wrecks totals Rs 20 crore

21:11 [The Hindu - News] City zoo welcomes a new member

21:13 [straight] Drug War is a strikingly original cris de guerre /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_DrugWar_2381.jpg

21:13 [straight] ZZ Ward happily straddles musical worlds /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_ZZWard3_2381.jpg

21:13 [straight] Elysium doesn't take a lot of risks /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_Elysium_2381.jpg

21:13 [straight] Graceland implicates everyone, including the viewer /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_Graceland_2381.jpg

21:14 [CNET News] Artist designs gadget to thwart out-of-reach surveillance cams

21:14 [Slate Magazine] Mass-Market Marathon

21:14 [Slate Magazine] No, You Shouldn’t Fear GMO Corn

21:15 [The Hindu - News] He never misses the Ramzan ritual

21:15 [The Hindu - News] Landslip buries 28 houses in Thodupuzha

21:17 [The Independent] The first sniff of change at the Bank may mean more of the same

21:17 [The Independent] A snub by President Obama, yes – but this is hardly a return to the Cold War

21:17 [The Hindu - News] Fear of fresh flood onslaught on homes in Kuttanad

21:18 [Fox News: politics] Goats are the go-to in historic Congressional Cemetery's eco-cleanup quest

21:18 [Big Think] How To Listen To The Perseids

21:19 [The Hindu - News] Vocational training to ‘plug the hole’ in formal education

21:20 [straight] Squamish Valley Music Festival ain’t Woodstock, folks /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_PopEye_Squamish_2381.jpg

21:21 [Spiegel] Chancellor Challenger: Is Merkel Too Eastern for Europe?

21:21 [The Hindu - News] Godavari water project gains pace

21:21 [The Hindu - News] APTDC’s mega plans with mini buses

21:21 [The Hindu - News] Landslip buries 28 houses in Thodupuzha

21:21 [The Hindu - News] Salim Raj case: High Court stays seizure of phone records

21:24 [CNN: Living] The most unfriendly city in the world

21:25 [OpEdNews] The Killing Fields (Documentary - Pricing for an eco-friendly society)

21:26 [The Hindu - News] SCB to revise property tax rates

21:26 [straight] Bedbugs spark battle between B.C. Housing and tenant /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/shutterstock_116404096.jpg

21:27 [AlterNet] What Republicans Did Instead of Creating Jobs This Summer

21:28 [The Hindu - News] Wait on for more CCTV cameras

21:28 [Raw Story] Former Navy chaplain: Jesus wants you to ‘sell your clothes and buy a gun’

21:28 [Raw Story] Texas man sues GOP lawmaker and husband over months of workplace Tasings

21:30 [Slashdot] Is 'Fair Use' Unfair To Humans?

21:30 [Voice of America] Jessica Golloher: Russia 'Disappointed' by Cancellation of Obama-Putin Summit

21:31 [Reuters] Czech cabinet loses confidence vote, chance of early election grows

21:32 [zero hedge] Obama Answers Your Housing Bubble Questions - Live Webcast

21:32 [zero hedge] NSA Pricked The “Cloud” Bubble For US Tech Companies

21:32 [zero hedge] 10 Year Treasurys Sold At Lowest Bid-To-Cover Since March 2009

21:32 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Is Water The New Oil?

21:32 [zero hedge] Obama: Do Svidaniya Putin!

21:32 [zero hedge] US Boasts About "Eliminating Al-Qaeda" Threat While It Evacuates Half The Muslim World

21:32 [zero hedge] On Economic Illiteracy, And Bulls' "Stopped-Clock" Fallacies

21:32 [zero hedge] Fertilizer Stocks Acting Like Fertilizer

21:32 [zero hedge] Wednesday Humor: Bob Woodward Gets A New Job

21:32 [zero hedge] June Consumer Credit Rises Less Than Expected; Entire Increase Driven By Car And Studen Loans

21:33 [The Independent] Dominique Strauss-Kahn was ‘king of the party’ at sex soirées, claim French investigators

21:33 [The Independent] Syria opposition advances despite losing 62 fighters in ambush by President Assad's forces

21:33 [The Independent] Virginia Johnson: Pioneer researcher who worked to erase taboos around human sexuality

21:33 [The Independent] Briony McRoberts: Versatile actress and star of 'High Road'

21:33 [The Independent] Graham Murray: Rubgy coach who took Leeds Rhinos to Super League success

21:33 [straight] In SV and the Killer B’s, Shaun Verreault taps inner improv /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_ShaunVerreault_2381.jpg

21:33 [straight] We’re the Millers is full of adolescent laughs /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_We-retheMillers3_2381.jpg

21:33 [straight] Lovelace takes a conventional approach to its material /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MOV_Lovelace_2381.jpg

21:34 [CBC: politics] Air Canada to accommodate flyers with dog allergies

21:34 [CBC: politics] Paradis cleared over 2009 weekend at Quebec lodge

21:35 [Truthdig] Bezos Buys the Post

21:40 [zero hedge] THe TaPeR EFFeCT DeMoNSTRaTeD...

21:40 [zero hedge] Someone Just Bet Big On A Spike In September "Taper" Volatility

21:40 [BBC: Technology] Confused copiers rewriting scans

21:41 [BBC: Technology] LG puts buttons on back of phone

21:42 [CNET News] New, high-quality shots of 'iPhone 5C' casing appear

21:43 [The Onion] American Voices: George W. Bush Undergoes Heart Surgery

21:44 [CNN: Money] Obama takes housing questions in Zillow chat

21:45 [The Atlantic: National] American Futures Takes Off

21:45 [CNN: Health] Dangers of high-heel shoes

21:46 [Truthout] We're All Being Poisoned by Deregulated Capitalism

21:47 [Guardian] Sports Direct former employee takes legal action over zero-hours contracts

21:48 [The Independent] Only one in 10 Britons has close friend of different race

21:48 [The Independent] Silenced - the man who spoke out too loudly: Danny Shine’s megaphone voice has been branded an ‘annoyance’ – but is it illegal?

21:48 [The Independent] ‘Legion of doom’ phone call prompted al-Qa’ida terror alert

21:48 [The Independent] Judge casts doubt on damage caused by whistleblower Bradley Manning’s leaks of secret US data

21:50 [Truthdig] MTV Learns Hard Way Not to Mess With Stephen Colbert

21:52 [AlterNet] Are Snowden, Greenwald and Wikileaks Winning?

21:52 [AlterNet] Jen Sorensen on the Next Fed Chair

21:53 [CBC: politics] By-election voters could head to polls in September

21:53 [CNET News] Outcry after restaurant Facebook-shames kids for making a mess

21:54 [Voice of America] Defense Lawyer: Fort Hood Shooter Wants Death Penalty

21:56 [Fox News: politics] Buzzkill: Medical marijuana popularity threatens legal pot push

21:56 [CNN] Margaret Pelligrini, flowerpot Munchkin in 'The Wizard of Oz,' dies

21:56 [straight] Meet the new winemakers in B.C. /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FOO_Uncorked_2381.jpg

21:56 [straight] Choose your thrill at Whistler, from Peak 2 Peak gondola to Canada’s longest zipline /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/TRA_Whistler_CarolynAli_2381.jpg

21:58 [CNN] Police: Boys killed by snake died from asphyxiation

22:01 [CBC: politics] Ethics watchdog clears Paradis of conflict over NHL arena

22:02 [] EU and Azerbaijan: Setting the Record Straight

22:03 [NPR] Redefining Cancer To Reduce Unnecessary Treatment

22:03 [NPR] Arizona Firefighter's Widow May Fight City Over Benefits

22:03 [CNET News] Electric road charges buses while they drive

22:04 [Fox News: politics] Feds say they will stop cotton payments to Brazil

22:04 [Slate Magazine] False Summits

22:04 [Disinformation] Can Yoga Give You Superpowers? //

22:05 [The Independent] Single parents will ‘bear brunt’ of benefit cap

22:06 [Telegraph] Yemen 'foils al-Qaeda plot to take foreign workers hostage at oil terminal'

22:06 [Telegraph] Egypt's new leaders head for final showdown with Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood

22:06 [The Hindu - News] Fingerprint may soon become compulsory for SIM card

22:08 [Raw Story] Researchers propose new experiments on mutant bird flu

22:08 [Raw Story] Military sexual assault victims allege San Diego Mayor Bob Filner harassed them

22:09 [The Onion] Shia LaBeouf Shimmies Out Of Third-Floor Window At School For Wayward Boys

22:10 [BBC: Technology] Man arrested in Twitter inquiry

22:11 [Guardian] Gibraltar dispute continues despite Cameron's call to Spanish PM

22:12 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Real Personal Income Points To Recession

22:12 [zero hedge] US-Supported Free Syrian Army Downs Iranian Cargo Plane At Damascus Airport

22:13 [NPR] Bring Home The Bacon Or Put It In A Meat Locker?

22:13 [Raw Story] U.S. military document teaches atheism is a suicide risk

22:14 [The Hindu - News] Activist files complaint with NHRC on Dalit scholar’s arrest

22:15 [Russia Today] Saudi Arabia dangles lucrative arms deal in front of Russia in exchange for dropping Assad – report

22:15 [Russia Today] 5 years after 5-Day War: Russia and Georgia bury the hatchet

22:16 [Slashdot] AOSP Maintainer Quits

22:17 [Reuters] Exclusive: TPG explores $3 billion sale of specialty drugmaker Aptalis

22:17 [Reuters] Railway involved in Quebec derailment files for bankruptcy

22:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Telangana tangle

22:18 [NPR] Fix Is In For Congressional Obamacare Glitch

22:18 [CBC: politics] Air Canada to accommodate flyers with pet allergies

22:18 [CNN] Venezuelan high court upholds election results

22:20 [Fox News] 'PENNY PLAN' PUSH Can Tea Party Proposal Solve US Budget Woes? /i/redes/icon-video.gif

22:20 [The Hindu - Opinion] Playing Parvez

22:20 [The Independent] Right and left of US politics join forces to oppose Hillary Clinton films

22:20 [Russia Today] Between Georgia and South Ossetia, war-torn families, villages and vineyards

22:22 [CNET News] Yahoo's fashions a new logo to break with the past

22:22 [Telegraph] Ukip MEP offers to apologise to the Bongo people

22:22 [Telegraph] BBC paid Graham Norton £2.61m last year

22:22 [The Hindu - Opinion] Restore supremacy

22:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] Condemnable

22:27 [Reuters] Railway in deadly Quebec explosion files for bankruptcy

22:28 [CNN: Entertainment] Margaret Pelligrini, flowerpot Munchkin in 'The Wizard of Oz,' dead at 89

22:28 [CNN: Entertainment] Discovery Channel defends dramatized shark special 'Megalodon'

22:29 [Mother Jones] Stephen Colbert Dances With Henry Kissinger

22:30 [zero hedge] Markets In Turmoil; 3rd Red Day In A Row For Stocks

22:30 [zero hedge] Tesla "Earnings" Word Cloud

22:30 [Russia Today] Al-Qaeda replacing Assad: the biggest threat to US security, CIA deputy director says

22:31 [CNET News] Top Motorola engineer defends Moto X specs (Q&A)

22:31 [CNET News] Razer urgently seeking testers for new mystery products

22:31 [CNN] Canadian railway company in runaway train crash files for bankruptcy

22:32 [Voice of America] VOA News: Reports on Cambodian Election Irregularities Submitted

22:33 [NPR] Obama Will Deliver Speech On Steps Of The Lincoln Memorial

22:33 [CNN: Money] Stocks down for third straight day

22:34 [The Hindu - Opinion] For a more inclusive ballot

22:34 [The Hindu - News] Look east for food security: Pranab

22:35 [OpEdNews] Fukushima: Consensus Trance and Our Right to Know

22:35 [Russia Today] Pump and pray: Tepco might have to pour water on Fukushima wreckage forever

22:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] Facebook Fauxlore: Kerouac, Burroughs, and a Fight Over the Oxford Comma That Never Was

22:43 [Deutsche Welle] Mali's top court dismisses electoral fraud, paves way for vote

22:44 [Disinformation] Conversation with Comedian Mac Harde: ‘The Most Powerful Lez’

22:45 [Russia Today] Rand Paul working on Detroit rescue plan

22:46 [The Hindu - Opinion] Cat and mouse games

22:47 [Slashdot] HeLa Cell Line Genome Data To Be Published

22:48 [NPR] Dolphins Recognize The Calls Of Long-Lost Friends

22:48 [NPR] Climate Change Could Spell Final 'Chuckle' For Alpine Frog

22:48 [NPR] 4 Years After Fiery Town Halls, Activists Try To Revive Spark

22:48 [Big Think] Rape, Racism and Bikram Choudhury

22:50 [Fox News] Plane isolated after emergency landing in Philly

22:52 [Telegraph] Two cups of cocoa a day may boost memory

22:52 [The Hindu - Opinion] Let’s not be so predictable

22:53 [Deutsche Welle] New cabinet under Rusnok loses confidence vote in Czech Republic

22:54 [Voice of America] Selah Hennessy: Italy Accepts Migrants Stranded in Mediterranean

22:55 [AlterNet] 1 Percenters Think They Have It Made, But They Aren't Immune to Industrial Poison

22:55 [AlterNet] Do You "Know Your IX"? — New Campaign Helps College Students Fight Rape Culture

22:56 [Reuters] Czech PM loses confidence vote, chances of early election grow

22:56 [The Onion] 2013-14 NBA Schedule Does Not Bode Well For Phoenix Suns

22:56 [AlterNet] AlterNet Comics: Jen Sorensen on the Next Fed Chair

23:00 [zero hedge] The Number Of Days In Which JPMorgan Lost Money Trading In The First Half Is....

23:02 [Reuters] Egypt at 'dangerous stalemate' in political crisis

23:02 [Voice of America] Youngsters 'Play Nice' Based on Other Kids' Reputation

23:03 [Financial Times] Fears rise of Egypt camps crackdown

23:03 [CBC: politics] Women's group slams Baird over anti-gay laws stance

23:05 [Disinformation] Terror Alert: FEAR SELLS

23:05 [The Hindu - News] Dornier to transmit live visuals from sea soon

23:05 [The Hindu - News] You won’t ‘land’ in any problem, Mamata assures industry

23:06 [The Atlantic: Technology] A Trip Through a 3D-Modeled Brain

23:07 [The Hindu - News] Waiting for papa who never came back

23:08 [Telegraph] British woman gives birth to biggest baby born naturally in Spain

23:09 [CNN] Margaret Pellegrini, flowerpot Munchkin in 'The Wizard of Oz,' dies

23:09 [The Hindu - News] TN, Karnataka police on trail of explosives consignment

23:09 [Fin24 News] Dina Pule must be fined - committee

23:10 [The Hindu - Opinion] A high-level let-down

23:11 [The Hindu - News] Rameswaram fishermen meet Minister over Lankan visit

23:12 [CNN: Money] Tesla surges on surprise profit

23:13 [CNET News] LG G2 moves buttons to the back

23:14 [Deutsche Welle] Solarworld gets second chance at shareholder meeting

23:14 [Guardian] Brazil shocked as 'sweet child' murders his own family

23:14 [The Progressive] Walker’s Cops Take Flag from Vets for Peace

23:15 [Fox News] GRAVE GRAZERS Goats Hired to Scrub Congressional Cemetery /i/redes/icon-video.gif

23:15 [The Hindu - News] What about Kargil, Kandahar, asks Congress

23:15 [The Hindu - News] Raids on mining sites reveal large-scale violations

23:15 [The Hindu - News] Family couldn’t be kept in the dark for long

23:15 [Russia Today] Germans outraged at spy agency sharing ‘millions’ of phone, email records with NSA

23:17 [CNN] Justice plans sentencing changes for non-violent criminals

23:17 [CBC: politics] Senator Mac Harb received $55K loan from businessman

23:17 [The Hindu - News] CPI(M) gives notice for over 50 amendments to Food Bill

23:17 [Slashdot] New Technique Creates 3D Images Through a Single Lens

23:18 [Reuters: politics] Obama speaks out against sexual assault during military base stop

23:18 [NPR] For One-Time Tech Exec, Leading D.C. Charity Is No Small Job

23:18 [NPR] The History — And Future — Of Cable's Bundling

23:18 [NPR] 'Monument To Hell' Is No More: Cleveland Rapist's House Is Torn Down

23:19 [The Hindu - News] Mehta: Cannot work with a reluctant Govt

23:20 [Sydney Morning Herald] People smugglers take a hit

23:20 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rudd sounds 'more like a jilted lover'

23:20 [The Hindu - Opinion] A new Route Four Eight for Myanmar

23:21 [The Hindu - News] Manual scavengers want life of dignity, security

23:21 [The Hindu - News] Preserve living traditions of country: Pranab

23:22 [The Onion] Study: Child Obesity Rates Declining, But You Wouldn’t Know It Looking At MacArthur Center Mall In Norfolk, Virginia

23:22 [Telegraph] Save the Children executives shared £160,000 bonus pot

23:22 [Telegraph] Householders should make do and mend to cut waste, says Tory minister

23:22 [Telegraph] Ministers put faith in private sector to tackle adoption crisis

23:22 [Telegraph] RSPCA accused of using criminal prosecutions to increase revenue

23:22 [CNET News] Scarlett Johansson is the Siri you've been dreaming of

23:23 [The Independent] The Mandelas at the movies: With two biopics in the pipeline – one focusing on Nelson, one on Winnie – how will the big-screen productions compare?

23:23 [The Independent] Crowds on Demand: Rebels with a cause – if the price is right

23:23 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court won’t stay order against BCCI probe panel

23:23 [The Hindu - News] TN continues to lead in organ donation

23:24 [Reuters] Putin will not 'cave' to Obama pressure: Snowden's father

23:26 [CNN] Usher's ex-wife cites son's pool mishap in custody bid

23:27 [The Hindu - News] Owners of Micromax mobiles arrested

23:27 [The Hindu - News] Court notice to “Thalaiva” producer, director

23:28 [CBC: politics] Ottawa can't claim cabinet secrecy in sage grouse fight

23:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Making India’s Durga Shaktis matter

23:30 [Russia Today] Surveillance drones and Uncle Sam: Hackers take on all at DefCon 21

23:31 [The Hindu - News] BJP blasts Antony ‘goof-up’

23:31 [The Hindu - News] Court orders physiotherapy facility for Guru

23:31 [zero hedge] If You Have An IRA, You Need To Know This...

23:32 [Reuters: politics] Two Democrats appear to advance in Seattle mayoral race

23:33 [The Hindu - News] Kerala urges SC to reject part of panel’s findings on Mullaperiyar dam

23:33 [Raw Story] Ron Paul’s 2012 campaign allegedly bought Iowa endorsement

23:33 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Is Development Leadership Overvalued?

23:35 [CNN: Entertainment] Margaret Pellegrini, flowerpot Munchkin in 'The Wizard of Oz,' dead at 89

23:36 [Voice of America] US Hails Life Prison Terms for Somali Pirates

23:36 [Voice of America] Henry Ridgwell: Food Crisis Grips War-Torn Syria

23:39 [CBC: politics] Lac-Mégantic rail disaster company MM&A files for bankruptcy

23:39 [Slate Magazine] Are Terror Warnings Pointless?

23:40 [OpEdNews] The Courage Of Bradley Manning Will Inspire Others To Seize Their Moment Of Truth

23:41 [CNET News] Xbox One's Game DVR function will require Xbox Live Gold membership

23:42 [] Turkey: Relations with Egypt Go from Bad to Bizarre

23:43 [The Hindu - News] Family of four, including two minors, killed in road accident in Bangalore

23:45 [The Hindu - News] Advocates’ Association of Bangalore to seek judge’s transfer

23:45 [The Hindu - News] Andhra Pradesh's hydel generation peaks

23:47 [The Hindu - News] ‘Chalo Delhi’ yatra by Seemandhra Congress leaders

23:48 [Raw Story] Chinese herb remedy extract directly linked to cancer: study

23:48 [Raw Story] Electric-car maker Tesla Motors shares surge after surprise profit

23:49 [CNN] Why more Amber alerts will be waking you up

23:49 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore student Chethana dies

23:50 [Sydney Morning Herald] Louis Vuitton handbag heist

23:50 [Sydney Morning Herald] Clarke rejects hot spot of bother

23:51 [CNN: Technology] Why more Amber alerts will be waking you up

23:52 [Fox News] Plane makes emergency landing in Philly due to hoax

23:52 [Reuters] JPMorgan faces criminal and civil probes over mortgages

23:53 [Raw Story] JPMorgan faces both criminal and civil investigations over mortgages

23:53 [Raw Story] Snowden’s father says Putin will continue to stand firm

23:55 [Slate Magazine] A Man About Town

23:55 [The Hindu - News] No more coasting along on Udupi roads

23:57 [Fox News: politics] Fox News Poll: 82 percent say Congress doesn’t deserve August recess

23:57 [Fox News: politics] Fox News Poll: 71 percent say Obama’s offering nothing new on economy

23:57 [Fox News: politics] Fox News Poll: 74 percent say Americans too dependent on the government

23:57 [The Hindu - News] Will it be AP Assembly or Secretariat at HPS?

23:57 [The Hindu - News] NDMA meet at Kaiga to study preparedness for nuclear disaster

23:57 [The Hindu - News] Six cities in race for new capital

23:57 [CNN: Money] Groupon soars 20% as sales jump

23:59 [NPR] EPA Wants To Allow Continued Wastewater Dumping In Wyoming

23:59 [Mother Jones] Apple Losing Its Mojo in the Smartphone Market /files/blog_smartphone_market_share.jpg

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