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00:02 [The Atlantic: Politics] Darrell Issa's Health-Care Plan Is Basically a Plush Obamacare

00:02 [Disinformation] Organization Proposes Naming Hurricanes After Climate Change Denying Policy Makers

00:03 [NPR] Undocumented Immigrants In Calif. Will Benefit From New Laws

00:03 [BBC: Science & Environment] Plastic pollution 'threatens lakes'

00:03 [Raw Story] Lockheed Martin eases up on shutdown-related layoffs

00:05 [CNET News] Glassware AWOL in Google Glass update

00:07 [Telegraph] Miliband struck a chord on energy bill pledge, admits Cameron

00:08 [Campaign For Liberty] Mike Lee at “The New York Meeting” Tonight at 6pm!

00:09 [Voice of America] Obama: No Budget Talks While Under Threat

00:10 [Reuters: politics] Businesswoman to challenge Wisconsin Governor Walker in 2014 poll

00:10 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Woman Who Changed America's Social Fabric ... With Actual Fabric

00:10 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Middle Media: Old Values Are Finding a Place in New Venues

00:11 [Slate Magazine] Crisis? What Crisis?

00:11 [zero hedge] Shut Down, Debt Ceiling Round Up: All The Latest News And Developments

00:12 [Reuters] Elite U.S. team questions seized al Qaeda leader on Navy ship

00:13 [OpEdNews] In Rightwing Crosshairs, Shutting Down Majority Rule

00:13 [CNN] Tribe seeks to force NFL Redskins name change

00:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Winograd: Multiple Coal Miner Deaths Prompt Renewed Focus On Safety

00:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David J. Brunell: A Shutdown to Shutdowns

00:15 [Global Voices] Express Yourself: Blog Action Day on Human Rights!

00:15 [Global Voices] Bangladesh’s New Flood Forecasting Website Provides Useful Data

00:18 [NPR] Former French Leader Sarkozy Is Cleared In Corruption Case

00:18 [Deutsche Welle] Berlin rejects Assad's call to mediate Syria conflict

00:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Sledge: NYPD Muslim Spying Program Does Not Exist, City Claims In Lawsuit Response

00:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Craig Snyder: Is American Politics Broken?

00:22 [Sydney Morning Herald] Google chief's first interview

00:23 [CNN: Money] Obamacare fact check: health care spending

00:23 [Raw Story] Spanish sports boss gets light fine for using ringers at Paralympics

00:24 [Reuters: politics] California governor vetoes jury service for non-citizens

00:28 [NPR] Shutdown Voting Math Fails To Add Up

00:28 [Big Think] A Well-Connected Brain May Have Been the Key to Einstein's Brilliance

00:28 [Reuters] Defense shares end mixed after Pentagon recalls workers

00:28 [Topix Activism News] "Aids Is Not History" Says Act Up In Die-In at Nyc Public Library

00:29 [CNN] Shutdown furloughs about to hit nuclear safety agency

00:29 [Truthdig] US Lockdown

00:29 [Truthdig] Polls Show Obama Is Winning the Shutdown Argument

00:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Asean Johnson, Kid Activist For Schools, Doubles As Football Star (VIDEO)

00:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Rose: Iran's Unanswered Questions

00:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eliot Nelson: HUFFPOST HILL - Dehydrated Soup Futures Surging

00:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Dreier: Missing Movements?

00:31 [Slate Magazine] Gabfest Extra: Day 7 of the Government Shutdown

00:33 [straight] Halloween Video Countdown Day 7: Jolly Tambourine Man /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/Jolly.jpg

00:34 [CNN] Delta reviewing video to determine how boy hopped flight to Vegas

00:38 [OpEdNews] The Radical Christian Right and the War on Government

00:38 [OpEdNews] The Two-Party System is a Farce

00:38 [NPR] Delaying Aging May Have A Bigger Payoff Than Fighting Diseases

00:39 [Voice of America] Michael Bowman: Washington Fiscal Impasse: To Talk or Not To Talk

00:40 [Slashdot] Massive New CT Scanner Assesses Car Crash Data

00:43 [Raw Story] U.S. launches colorful new $100 bill

00:44 [CNN] Shutdown forecast: Week Two and clouds ahead

00:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: More Lawmakers Cancel Fundraisers As Government Shutdown Enters Second Week

00:48 [NPR] Delaying Aging May Have A Bigger Payoff Than Fighting Disease

00:48 [NPR] Shutdown Diary, Day 7: The Blame Game

00:48 [Deutsche Welle] Nuremberg fire coach Michael Wiesinger after slow Bundesliga start

00:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mark Blumenthal: HUFFPOLLSTER: Dismal Congressional Approval Rating Continues To Drop

00:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: Government Shutdown Cuts Off Hunting And Fishing Areas

00:53 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: Botswana Supports International Criminal Court

00:53 [OpEdNews] "Operation Terror', the 9/11 Hollywood thriller, to screen in Berkeley and on the Web Saturday, October 19th

00:56 [CNET News] Apple's iPhone-centric fourth quarter earnings set for Oct. 28

00:58 [Big Think] Irish Activists Seek To Add Atheism To School Curricula

00:59 [Fox News: politics] Reid, Boehner escalate feud as Senate Dems quitely craft proposal to raise debt limit

01:00 [CNN] 5 things that couldn't happen in 'Gravity'

01:00 [CNN] Justices prepare for hot-button cases -- and hot internal rhetoric

01:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] William Lambers: The U.S., Iran and the Nuke Test Ban Treaty

01:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dominique Mosbergen: Michele Bachmann: Obama 'Funding' Terrorists Is Proof That We're Living In The End Times

01:02 [Reuters] U.S. still in fiscal deadlock, but glimmers of hope emerge

01:02 [Reuters: politics] U.S. still in fiscal deadlock, but glimmers of hope emerge

01:02 [CNET News] Schmidt: Google Now approach could work for businesses

01:03 [OpEdNews] Poet Writes For The Moment

01:03 [Raw Story] Tunisian rappers and journalist on trial for ‘attacks on public morals’

01:05 [CNET News] Ballmer: Microsoft's best days are still ahead

01:09 [BBC: Technology] The little computer that could

01:11 [Guardian] Hope of malaria vaccine by 2015 after successful trials

01:11 [Guardian] Help to Buy may harm financial stability, say MPs

01:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Dramatic rescue saves two from fire

01:11 [zero hedge] Is The US Equity Market The Most Expensive In The World?

01:13 [Slashdot] Chromium To Support Wayland

01:13 [BBC: Technology] The tech modernising Kenya's matatus

01:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Some Senate Republicans Ready To Raise The Debt Ceiling

01:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Celock: Brenda Barton, Arizona Legislator, Refers To 'De Fuhrer' Obama On Facebook

01:18 [Raw Story] Beauty on a budget: ‘Less elitist’ contemporary art leading market rebound

01:18 [Raw Story] Researchers come closer to nuclear fusion ‘ignition’

01:21 [Fox News] Girl shot by Taliban faces new threat

01:21 [Fox News] ESSENTIAL OR NOT?0 workers on job for some agencies amid slimdown /i/redes/16x16-twitter.png

01:22 [BBC: Technology] Baked in Britain, the millionth Raspberry Pi

01:23 [zero hedge] No Planes, No Trains, And No Automobiles As Record Smog Shuts Beijing

01:24 [Fox News: politics] Widespread fraud reported in Social Security Administration's Disability Program

01:25 [Telegraph] David Cameron: 95 per cent mortgages will make 'dream of home ownership a reality'

01:25 [Telegraph] Nine in ten emergency doctors 'working overtime'

01:25 [Telegraph] Scouts introduce atheist opt-out - but keep God in pledge

01:25 [Telegraph] Britain has paid £4.4 million to criminals in human rights cases

01:27 [Voice of America] Argentina's President to Have Surgery for Blood on Her Brain

01:28 [OpEdNews] Yes, Federal Workers Are Essential

01:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ben Veghte: 5 Reasons Why a Grand Bargain Would Be a Grand Betrayal

01:28 [Raw Story] Good news for people who don’t understand bad news

01:33 [straight] Top pension plan investments include three oil and gas companies, Vancouver report indicates /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/VancouverCityHall-SH_2010_0_1.jpg

01:35 [Voice of America] Greece Expects Economic Growth in 2014

01:36 [Reuters] Hundreds sickened in U.S. from salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken

01:41 [Voice of America] Government Targets Hit in Egypt

01:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'There were people screaming inside'

01:44 [CNN: Money] Month-long shutdown would cost $50B

01:44 [CNN: Money] Political deadlock rattles investors

01:44 [CNN: Money] Earnings could kill the stock market rally

01:44 [CNN: Money] New $100 bill debuts Tuesday

01:48 [Raw Story] Bill Moyers: Tea Partiers ‘have sucked the last bit of soul’ from GOP

01:50 [CNN] Motorcyclist charged in beating of SUV driver

01:52 [CNN: Money] GM unveils all-new Cadillac Escalade

01:52 [CNN: Money] Google, Samsumg rumored for BlackBerry buyout

01:53 [Reuters] North Korea puts army on alert, warns U.S. of 'horrible disaster'

01:54 [Mother Jones] Easy To Get Plan B? Not Always

01:56 [Telegraph] Nadine Dorries attacks newly promoted colleague on Twitter

01:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Senate Republicans Hesitate On Back Pay For Furloughed Workers

01:57 [CNN] Obama withdrawal puts Xi in APEC box seat

01:58 [Sydney Morning Herald] Arrest over Morgan death

01:58 [NPR] Calif. Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill Giving Non-Citizens Jury Duty

01:58 [Raw Story] U.S. stocks fall as budget fight continues

01:58 [Slashdot] Cyborg Cockroach Sparks Ethics Debate

01:59 [Deutsche Welle] 'Snowden's revelations have had very little impact'

01:59 [Deutsche Welle] Maldives Supreme Court annuls presidential election results

02:00 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Brutality of slavery laid bare in film

02:01 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Is Saving Money Bad For The Economy?

02:04 [straight] Photo of the Day: Vancouver multiculturalism /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/10132744603_41166833de_c.jpg

02:05 [BBC: Technology] VIDEO: Catching a taxi will never be the same

02:08 [OpEdNews] Thank a Teabagger

02:10 [CNN: Money] All-new Cadillac Escalade unveiled

02:10 [Moral Low Ground] Highly Influential (and Controversial) Israeli Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Dead at 93

02:10 [CNET News] Fox News' fairly vast, beautifully balanced new tablets

02:12 [Telegraph] Maldives Supreme Court annuls presidential election result

02:13 [Reuters: politics] California governor vetoes jury service for non-citizens

02:13 [Guardian] Newspapers' plans for post-Leveson press regulation rejected

02:14 [The Independent] Protests as PM sacks Mark Prisk, Minister for High Streets

02:14 [Truthdig] Leave Malala Alone Already, Taliban

02:16 [CNN] Saudi preacher sentenced to 8 years, 600 lashes for killing daughter

02:21 [CNN] Grandmother charged in baby's sledgehammer death

02:27 [Anarchist news] LBC & Aragorn! on Conflict Infrastructure

02:29 [The Independent] M&S shares dive on fears of an autumn fashion chill

02:29 [The Independent] James Moore: Robin Hood in reverse – poor are set to suffer as Royal Mail floats

02:29 [The Independent] Trendy flats will not fix our housing shortage

02:29 [The Independent] US crisis shakes the world’s stock markets

02:29 [The Independent] High-LTV mortages bounce back

02:32 [zero hedge] What Happened The Last 2 Times IPOs Were Outperforming The Market By This Much?

02:32 [Slashdot] Fusion Reactor Breaks Even

02:33 [Topix Activism News] Justices prepare for hot-button cases

02:33 [Raw Story] Palestinian leader condemns attack on 9-year-old Israeli girl

02:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Veterans Affairs Says Government Shutdown Halted Progress In Cutting Claims Backlog

02:34 [Truthdig] Why Are So Many American Women Dying?

02:35 [Guardian] Kenyan militant commander named as target of US Somali raid

02:36 [Reuters: politics] U.S. still in fiscal deadlock, but glimmers of hope emerge

02:37 [Reuters] Analysis - What default? Republicans downplay impact of U.S. debt limit

02:37 [Reuters] U.S. still in fiscal deadlock, but glimmers of hope emerge

02:42 [Anarchist news] The Griot's First Tale: The Occupation of the Horace Mann School in Seattle

02:43 [BBC: Education] Scouts announce promise for atheists

02:43 [NPR] All About The Benjamins: U.S. Introduces New $100 Note

02:44 [Reuters: politics] Analysis - What default? Republicans downplay impact of U.S. debt limit

02:44 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Why didn't I cry out for help?'

02:45 [The Independent] Market Report: Sports Direct share price gets a kicking

02:45 [The Independent] Investment View: In search of an income? Here’s a steer through the dividend maze

02:45 [The Independent] Tesco revamps Finest range in bid to win back customers

02:45 [The Independent] Greece’s talk of 2014 recovery pulls investors

02:45 [The Independent] ‘Reality check’ for retailers as sales creep up

02:45 [The Independent] BP disaster probe hears that 4.2m barrels of oil were spilled

02:46 [Slate Magazine] Dark Clouds Over the Sinai

02:50 [Fox News: politics] U.S. SEALs ended Somalia raid when they saw children, realized couldn't capture target

02:51 [zero hedge] Julian Robertson Warns "We Are In A Bubble Market" And Yellen Is "Way Too Easy Money"

02:52 [The Atlantic: Politics] Monday Shutdown Reader: 'A Last-Ditch Effort' to Save the Country

02:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: Debt Ceiling: Senate Republicans Flirt With Default

02:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] William Bradley: Amidst the Encomiums for His Record-Setting Tenure, It Can Now Be Revealed: Jerry Brown's Only Fatal Vulnerability for Re-Election

02:55 [Unicef] European Union officials take to social media, spread message to #ENDviolence against children

02:55 [Unicef] Evaluating the impact of P.L.A.Y. in Haiti

02:55 [Unicef] On International Day of the Girl Child, a spotlight on innovation

02:58 [Telegraph] Texas refuses to return controversial execution drugs

03:00 [Reuters] Syria wins cautious praise as chemical disarmament starts

03:02 [CNN] What the terror raids say about an 'Obama Doctrine'

03:02 [BBC: Health] Probiotics 'soothes colicky babies'

03:03 [Raw Story] Nobel Medicine Prize winners warn: Science in the U.S. is in peril

03:03 [BBC: Science & Environment] The Nasa probe keeping tabs on our turbulent Sun

03:05 [This Magazine] Gender Block: The National Anthem is safe

03:07 [BBC: Health] Microscopic 'bacterial zoos' made

03:10 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Weigant: The War Between The Republicans, Week 2

03:12 [CNET News] High-tech money -- redesigned $100 bill gets security features

03:13 [Good] Take a Few Minutes to Change the Way You Think About Health

03:14 [Telegraph] Event organisers blamed in deadly Mexico monster truck crash

03:14 [BBC: Education] Too many pupils 'failures at seven'

03:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Fire rescue 'nothing short of heroic'

03:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Morgan 'didn't know killer'

03:18 [Fox News] Sinead takes aim at Simon

03:19 [Deutsche Welle] Divers pull more bodies from Lampedusa migrant boat

03:24 [Mother Jones] New Study Says Conservatives React More Strongly to Insults Than Liberals /files/blog_liberal_incivility_0.jpg

03:28 [CNN] Elizabeth Smart book shares '100%' of her kidnapping terror

03:28 [Raw Story] Right-wing truckers’ group backs ‘libtard’-hating police chief

03:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Arizona To Trim Voting If Citizenship Proof Lacking

03:31 [The Independent] HMP Oakwood : Britain’s biggest jail - run by G4S - is ‘too violent’

03:31 [The Independent] Andy McSmith's Diary: Here’s one way of keeping Nadine Dorries quiet

03:36 [BBC: Health] E-cigarettes face possible EU ban

03:38 [Guardian] Hamid Karzai blasts US and Nato over attacks as security talks drag on

03:38 [CNET News] Apple reportedly expanding iTunes Radio to UK by 'early 2014'

03:38 [Raw Story] Venezuelan lawmakers to debate special powers for Maduro

03:43 [Voice of America] Luis Ramirez: US Hopes to Gain al-Qaida Intel from Libya Suspect

03:44 [Guardian] Maldives presidential election to be rerun

03:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Has Downton Abbey gone too far?

03:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rinehart court battle on hold

03:48 [Fox News] WHAT'S THAT AGAIN?Man who widely claimed to enroll in ObamaCare didn't

03:48 [Fox News] STOPPED IN HIS TRACKSPartial shutdown stalls plans to move T-rex fossil

03:48 [Fox News] Jesus portrait removed after ACLU forces school district to pay $95G fine

03:53 [Raw Story] Russia bringing ‘PRISM on steroids’ to Sochi Olympics

03:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lawrence D. Elliott: GOP Shutdown: The Tea Party Fiddles as America's Image Burns

03:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Gregory Cendana: What Needs to Be Done to Pass Immigrations Reform?

03:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dale Hansen: Republicans Say They're Not to Blame for Shutdown -- Except They Really Are

03:55 [zero hedge] Buffett's Bailout Bonanza

03:55 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Government Shutdowns, The Debt Ceiling And Gold

03:55 [CNN] Ohio day care worker Heather Koon accused of raping 2 children

03:58 [CNET News] iPhone 5S' poor availability hurting Japan's biggest carrier

03:58 [Big Think] The Darker Side of Magritte, the Kinder, Gentler Surrealist

04:00 [Telegraph] North Korea puts army on alert and warns US of 'horrible disaster'

04:12 [Guardian] Australian government withheld knowledge of Prism program

04:17 [Fox News] Pakistani girl shot by Taliban faces new death threat

04:17 [Fox News] Prof tells students Tea Party, GOP at fault for slimdown

04:17 [Fox News] Calif. man bitten by shark says it came out of nowhere

04:17 [Fox News] Virginia creates resident database from DMV records

04:17 [Fox News] New Air Force cargo planes fly straight into mothballs- Military builds wild galloping robot

04:17 [Fox News] USDA issues health alert for some California chicken

04:19 [Sydney Morning Herald] Light rail out of action for days

04:19 [Sydney Morning Herald] Has Downton gone too far?

04:23 [Slashdot] Researchers Create Mid-Air Haptic Feedback System For Touch Displays

04:33 [Raw Story] Paris to host 2018 Gay Games

04:33 [Raw Story] Supreme Court declines case about YouTube music video gone wrong

04:34 [Truthdig] Server Crashes Prove the ACA Is Here to Stay

04:36 [Fox News: politics] Krauthammer: Administration 'very lacking in information' on terror intelligence

04:40 [CNET News] Microsoft pays out $28K to IE 11 exploit hunters

04:41 [Guardian] Australian government withheld knowledge of Prism programme

04:42 [zero hedge] Will We Ever Learn? 36 Years Of Over-Optimistic Earnings Growth

04:46 [Telegraph] Lampedusa disaster: death toll rises to 232

04:50 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:54 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

04:56 [CNN] Singapore PM criticizes U.S. `game of chicken'

05:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Jerry Brown Vetoes Bill To Allow Non-Citizens On Juries

05:08 [Raw Story] Billionaire Texas couple donates $10 million to keep Head Start programs running

05:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kylar W. Broadus: Fear and Discrimination: Bad for Workers, Bad for Business

05:13 [Fox News: politics] Calif. Gov. vetoes bill allowing non-citizens to serve on juries

05:14 [Deutsche Welle] Israelis mourn rabbi and politician, Ovadia Yosef

05:15 [CNET News] Alcatel-Lucent reportedly to reduce workforce by 10,000 jobs

05:19 [The Hindu - News] AAI employees stand firm against Chennai airport privatisation

05:19 [The Hindu - News] Chennai dentists turn to laser technology

05:19 [The Hindu - News] 170 years of a modern lighthouse

05:20 [Voice of America] NKorea Puts Troops on Alert over US-Led Military Drill

05:21 [The Hindu - News] Illegal sewers pollute waterways in Chennai

05:25 [The Hindu - News] Check-in kiosks at Chennai airports fail to take off

05:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joanna Zelman: Megyn Kelly Asks Ted Cruz: 'What's It Like To Be The Most Hated Man In America?'

05:31 [The Hindu - News] EDUSAT goes live at 32 polytechnics in Karnataka

05:31 [zero hedge] Paul Singer: The "Trapped, Harmful" Fed "Revels In The Role Of Atlas, Holding Up The World"

05:32 [Voice of America] VOA News: North Korea Puts Troops on Alert over US-Led Military Drill

05:33 [AntiWar] Bombers Return To Baghdad; 71 Killed, 164 Wounded

05:35 [The Hindu - News] Of the Railways and the lives inextricably linked to it

05:37 [Slate Magazine] When Pig Farmers Fly Blind

05:37 [Reuters: politics] Arizona plans to require citizenship proof for state elections

05:38 [CNET News] 64-bit iPad 5 to hit PCs where it hurts: corporate, says analyst

05:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joanna Zelman: John Constantino Identified As Man Who Set Himself On Fire At National Mall

05:38 [Sydney Morning Herald] Glenn's bath salts terror

05:38 [Sydney Morning Herald] Man 'followed Morgan home hoping for sex'

05:38 [Sydney Morning Herald] Abbott defends Ironman travel

05:38 [Sydney Morning Herald] One in eight homes sold at a loss

05:39 [The Hindu - News] Minorities, BCs to get benefits being given to SCs and STs

05:39 [The Hindu - News] Former cop arrested for land grab in Chennai

05:41 [The Hindu - News] Hang out in Coimbatore city now with ease

05:41 [The Hindu - News] Disabled persons protest for better facilities on trains

05:41 [The Hindu - News] Prohibitory orders in Yadgir after violence breaks out

05:43 [Raw Story] Neil deGrasse Tyson fact-checks new movie ‘Gravity’

05:47 [The Hindu - News] House burgled in Chennai, 40 sovereigns stolen

05:47 [The Hindu - News] Damage to public property: Meghalaya to set up special court

05:49 [Reuters] U.S. trade official says to seek TPP deal by year-end

05:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Culhane: Corbett's Corrosive Condescension

05:52 [] Azerbaijan: Fake Secularism and the Political Future

05:52 [Slate Magazine] The Coolest Thing Anyone Has Ever Worn

05:52 [Slate Magazine] The United Sports of America

05:52 [Slate Magazine] What Is Truly Perverted?

05:52 [Fox News] WIDESPREAD FRAUD?Claims of abuse in Social Security disability program

05:52 [Fox News] OFF THE WALL Jesus portrait removed after district pays $95G fine

05:54 [The Hindu - News] Adivasis lay siege to Wayanad Collectorate

05:55 [Guardian] Syria chemical weapons: UN chief warns of fraught operation

05:59 [Infoshop] The Obama Doctrine

06:00 [AntiWar] An Opening to Iran?

06:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: The Government Shutdown Trickle-Down: 50 Effects Of The Budget Standstill

06:06 [The Hindu - News] Termites gorge on precious history

06:09 [Sydney Morning Herald] AFL gives green light to Buddy move

06:12 [CNN] White diamond sells for record $30 million at auction

06:13 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart: Republicans can’t take advantage of Obamacare’s problems because ‘they’re f*cking nuts’

06:16 [The Hindu - News] Temple, teppakulam replicas at ‘golu’ a hit

06:23 [Reuters] US consumer delinquencies rise on sluggish economy - ABA

06:23 [Raw Story] Teen activist Malala relives horror of Taliban shooting in autobiography

06:24 [The Hindu - News] Alcatel-Lucent to reduce workforce

06:25 [CNN: Money] Five global liquors about to go big

06:26 [The Hindu - News] Range officer at tiger reserve suspended

06:28 [Big Think] What Washington Can Learn From the Yale Political Union

06:29 [Reuters] Australia jobless rate seen steady at 4-year high in September

06:31 [AntiWar] 9/11 Justice Never Tasted So Bitter

06:34 [CNET News] Google gets record 21.5M URL takedown requests in Sept

06:35 [Telegraph] Police identify man who set himself on fire on National Mall

06:38 [The Hindu - News] ADGP: no exemption for ambulances in MV Act

06:41 [BBC: Health] Hope for malaria vaccine by 2015

06:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Labor MP claimed Perisher trip

06:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Oxfam refuses Summit donations

06:42 [Topix Activism News] Dominican leader, activists discuss court decision

06:45 [The Hindu - News] JAC leaders lay siege to ICICI Bank in Kurnool

06:47 [The Hindu - News] Science expo takes wings with aero modelling show

06:48 [Financial Times] Australian business mood hits 3 year high

06:49 [Financial Times] China and Japan warn US on default

06:49 [Financial Times] Head surgery for Argentina’s Fernández

06:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: 'Truckers Ride For The Constitution' Plans Beltway Demonstration To Protest Government Shutdown

06:51 [Telegraph] Syria arms inspectors 'face unprecedented danger'

06:53 [Raw Story] Anarchist group mars Brazilian teachers’ march

06:53 [Raw Story] Aussie PM Abbott could win country’s award for ‘most constant’ sexism

06:54 [CNN] APEC fashion hits and misses

06:54 [Voice of America] Zlatica Hoke: World Watches US Crisis with Bewilderment, Concern

06:54 [OpEdNews] The Historical Jesus and New Testament Rubbish: Part One: The Roda to Golgotha

07:00 [Mother Jones] Is October 17 Still the Drop Dead Date for the Debt Ceiling?

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Birdwatchers want a clean Ukkadam big tank

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Supportive environment needed for job creation: Jaitley

07:03 [CNET News] NASA gets Web host offer during shutdown -- from Russian pirates

07:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Reid Ribble Calls Ted Yoho's Debt Ceiling Perspective 'Crazy Talk'

07:08 [Slashdot] What Are the Genuinely Useful Ideas In Programming?

07:09 [Deutsche Welle] Calls for reform mount after Lampedusa tragedy

07:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Labor MP red-faced by ski trip

07:19 [OpEdNews] Republicans Discover Government, Promptly Convene "Imperial Congress"

07:21 [Telegraph] Teenagers to sit new qualification in 'real life' maths

07:21 [Telegraph] Art can't shock us any more, says Grayson Perry

07:21 [Telegraph] Independent Scotland's finances 'would depend on Opec'

07:21 [Telegraph] First British Silk Road suspects arrested by new National Crime Agency

07:21 [Telegraph] Labour: Scots have 'had enough' of Alex Salmond's largesse

07:21 [Telegraph] Power failure as Britain at highest risk of winter blackouts for almost a decade

07:23 [CNN] Street kid reporters document life in Delhi's slums

07:23 [Fin24 News] E-tolls billboards: Spot the fake

07:23 [Fin24 News] Reinventing real estate

07:24 [Voice of America] Typhoon Fitow Kills Six in Eastern China

07:25 [The Hindu - News] Consumers seek implementation of biometric registration

07:27 [The Hindu - News] Metro Man in city on October 25

07:27 [The Hindu - News] Situation under control in Vizianagaram

07:31 [The Hindu - News] Inaction snuffed out a life: BJP

07:31 [The Hindu - News] DU teachers want principal sacked

07:33 [The Hindu - News] Sewa Kutir violence: 18 juveniles still absconding

07:35 [The Hindu - News] ‘Exploited’ fishermen to strike work on Tuesday

07:35 [The Hindu - News] ‘Slow procedures affecting our lives’

07:37 [Fox News: politics] ATF tries to block Fast and Furious whistle-blower from publishing book

07:37 [Fox News: politics] Colorado gun-rights advocates plan another recall effort

07:37 [The Hindu - News] Well water in Kochi unfit for human consumption, says study

07:37 [The Hindu - News] Collector orders action against firm

07:38 [Guardian] Prisoners at privately run Oakwood jail 'can get drugs but not soap'

07:39 [The Hindu - News] Game up for squatters at NGO quarters

07:39 [The Hindu - News] Ernakulam sitting on a sewage time bomb

07:42 [The Hindu - News] War of nerves for pedestrians, commuters in Aluva

07:44 [The Hindu - News] Butterfly survey spots 10 new species in Salim Ali sanctuary

07:44 [The Hindu - News] “BJP’s third front plan won’t succeed’’

07:44 [Deutsche Welle] Egyptian government incites violence against Islamist demonstrators

07:44 [Guardian] A&E departments face crisis as staff burn out and consultants move abroad

07:44 [Guardian] Poor children's life chances are decided in primary school, report finds

07:45 [CNN] Myanmar movie star buries the dead

07:48 [CNN] Casey Kasem's kids take step-mom to court

07:52 [The Hindu - News] Kerala Tourism tapping U.S. market

07:53 [Fin24 News] Gordhan: SA not a fragile emerging economy

07:53 [CNET News] iPhone 5S' camera praised by National Geographic photog

07:54 [CNN] 11 things to know before visiting Myanmar

07:55 [The Independent] Google Doodle celebrates birthday of naturalist and illustrator William John Swainson

08:01 [Reuters] Exclusive: India to stick with austerity despite looming election

08:02 [The Atlantic: Politics] Shutdown Chronicles, NTSB Division

08:04 [The Hindu - News] Road safety lessons from ‘Pappu’

08:04 [Deutsche Welle] N. Korea warns US of reprisals over naval drill

08:08 [Voice of America] UN Chief Wants New Joint Syria Chemical Weapons Mission

08:10 [The Hindu - News] I am not after power: Chennithala

08:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] Naked rampage ended in tragic death

08:17 [Reuters] Global trade weakening, economy to slow: APEC statement

08:17 [BBC: Entertainment] Why was 1973 the year UK radio changed forever?

08:18 [The Hindu - News] Tandoor case: SC commutes death sentence

08:18 [The Hindu - News] The boy who loves elephant tales

08:18 [BBC: Health] Encephalitis kills 358 in India

08:20 [CNN] Casey Kasem's kids take stepmom to court

08:20 [CNN] Steubenville rape case: new arrest, jail without bond

08:25 [Guardian] Child benefit: 165,000 miss tax deadline

08:25 [Guardian] Peter Higgs and his prize boson – video

08:25 [Telegraph] William John Swainson remembered with a Google doodle

08:26 [The Hindu - News] Award presented to Pootheri

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Autorickshaw drivers go on strike

08:29 [Fin24 News] No plans to reverse expansion freeze - BMW

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Dance, dance, dance

08:31 [Guardian] Nadine Dorries launches Twitter attack on promoted Tory MP

08:31 [CNET News] Amazon wins key ruling over IBM in CIA cloud contract battle

08:33 [Fin24 News] E-toll billboards: Spot the fake

08:35 [The Hindu - News] PMK challenges security review panel decision

08:36 [Voice of America] VOA News: UN Chief Wants New Joint Syria Chemical Weapons Mission

08:37 [The Hindu - News] Art the way forward

08:38 [CNET News] Ford system lets cars park themselves while drivers watch from sidelines

08:39 [The Hindu - News] Short end of the stick

08:40 [CNN] Headlines cheer 'God particle' as Nobel Prize in Physics approaches

08:41 [Telegraph] US man lives to tell the tale after shark attack while out surfing

08:41 [Telegraph] Commuters could be in line for savings following court case

08:41 [Telegraph] Terror suspect among dozens of Libyans granted shelter in UK

08:41 [Telegraph] Do power naps really work?

08:42 [The Independent] Get your fiscal house in order: China warns US as Asia's expresses concern for $1.3tn of investments

08:43 [The Hindu - News] 13,048 Keralites return from Saudi since July

08:46 [CNN] Steubenville rape case: New arrest, jail without bond

08:48 [BBC: Health] New Indian outbreak of encephalitis

08:49 [Fox News] SNIPING SHOWDOWN: Reid, Boehner feud as Dems try to raise debt limit

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Spurious fertiliser seized

08:55 [Fox News: politics] Widespread fraud reported in Social Security Administration's Disability Program

08:57 [The Hindu - News] HC issues directive to CB-CID

08:58 [Voice of America] VOA News: Stunning White Diamond Sells for $27.3 million in Hong Kong

08:59 [The Hindu - News] Woman robbed at knifepoint

09:00 [Voice of America] NKorea Puts Troops on Alert over US-Led Military Drill

09:01 [CNN] Headlines cheer 'God particle' as Nobel Prize in physics approaches

09:01 [The Hindu - News] HC orders notice on medical student’s plea

09:01 [The Hindu - News] Restrain media from speculation: Asaram to SC

09:03 [The Hindu - News] ‘File report on lapses in providing free legal aid’

09:07 [Guardian] Malaria vaccine: Hopes rise for 2015 target after successful trials

09:09 [The Hindu - News] Child labour in BT-cotton fields under scanner

09:09 [Deutsche Welle] Brazil teacher protests turn violent

09:12 [CNET News] Next steps and new adventures

09:14 [Fin24 News] Vodacom: rate cut fallout could be serious

09:14 [CNN: Crime] Day care worker charged with rape

09:14 [CNN: Crime] Steubenville rape case: New arrest, jail without bond

09:14 [CNN: Crime] After interrogation on warship, al Libi's next stop could be U.S. court

09:14 [NPR] Supreme Court Hears Another Challenge To Campaign Finance Law

09:14 [NPR] A Warlord On Every Ticket? Afghan Presidential Race Begins

09:14 [NPR] Hastert: Primary Challenges Making Congress 'Kind Of Neurotic'

09:14 [NPR] Phase Two Of BP Trial Focuses On Amount Of Spilled Oil

09:14 [Deutsche Welle] German exports log monthly gain, but can't convince pundits

09:14 [Deutsche Welle] EU ministers gather to discuss Lampedusa tragedy, help for Italy

09:15 [BBC: Technology] US Fed in $100 banknote revamp

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Work on hill highway project to begin in Kasaragod this year

09:17 [Slashdot] Microsoft Hands Out $28k In IE11 Bug Bounty Program

09:18 [BBC: Technology] Hi-tech $100 banknote goes into use

09:19 [The Hindu - News] As marchers tread on others’ rights

09:21 [BBC: Technology] E-cigarettes face EU restrictions

09:21 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet approves bill to give statutory status to UIDAI

09:23 [The Hindu - News] Without Aadhar card, students miss out scholarships

09:23 [The Hindu - News] Bihar team studies local body schemes

09:26 [The Hindu - News] Goods seized at Amaravila check-post

09:27 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Shopkeeper scares off armed robber

09:28 [The Hindu - News] Hologram work to private firm: C-DIT employees oppose move

09:29 [Guardian] Asia-Pacific leaders warn on world economy, as US shutdown drags on - live

09:29 [Deutsche Welle] Iceland's banking saga reverberates five years on

09:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] Putin gives late Abbott cold shoulder

09:36 [The Hindu - News] Dakshina Kannada insulated from foot-and-mouth disease

09:36 [The Hindu - News] A case of non-tribals challenging tribal rights

09:38 [The Hindu - News] Dugong under threat in Gulf of Mannar

09:39 [Financial Times] Daughter of the revolution takes on art market

09:40 [The Hindu - News] Homage paid to fireman

09:40 [The Hindu - News] Village assistants demand regularisation of service

09:41 [Guardian] Help to Buy scheme may harm financial stability, say MPs

09:43 [Telegraph] Would you be told if your plane was going down?

09:43 [Telegraph] Council cost-cutting on care a threat to human rights of elderly - watchdog

09:44 [The Hindu - News] Bantwal hospitals strike after doctors verbally abused

09:44 [The Hindu - News] AAI staff continue protest on Chennai airport privatisation

09:44 [The Hindu - News] SBI inaugurates e-Corner in Tiruchi

09:44 [The Hindu - News] Infiltration bid in Keran sector foiled: Army chief

09:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Scheer: Racism and Cruelty Drive GOP Health Care Agenda

09:44 [The Independent] World's first malaria vaccine could be available from 2015

09:44 [NPR] Calif. Law Allows Undocumented Immigrants To Practice Law

09:46 [The Hindu - News] Debt ceiling overtaking shutdown as US crisis focus

09:48 [The Hindu - News] Declare Rahul as PM candidate, Sonia Gandhi urged

09:49 [Truthdig] Racism and Cruelty Drive GOP Health Care Agenda

09:54 [Voice of America] Simone Orendain: In Philippines, Crop Researchers Try to Flood-proof Rice

09:57 [CNN] What is the Higgs boson and why is it important?

09:57 [Telegraph] Physics won't be the same again

09:59 [The Independent] Cookie Monster appears on Newsnight

09:59 [The Independent] Paedophile who received suspended jail term after prosecution branded 13-year-old victim 'predatory' to have sentence reviewed

09:59 [The Independent] Fresh turmoil in The Maldives as election results are annulled

10:07 [] Is Pakistan Starting To Look More Closely At Central Asia?

10:08 [Reuters] U.S. consumer delinquencies rise on sluggish economy: ABA

10:10 [BBC: Health] Euro MPs vote on anti-tobacco rules

10:10 [Voice of America] Burma Pardons 56 Political Prisoners

10:12 [BBC: Technology] Euro MPs vote on anti-tobacco rules

10:12 [Fin24 News] Snapshot of online fraud victims' fate

10:14 [Telegraph] Politicians reject self-regulation by the Press after phone hacking scandal

10:14 [Guardian] Gravity's science exploded by top astrophysicist

10:15 [The Independent] Iranians mock Israeli prime minster Netanyahu over jeans comment

10:15 [CNN] Lampedusa boat sinking: Survivors recall ordeal

10:16 [The Hindu - News] As US default looms, Democrats plan move to raise debt ceiling

10:23 [The Hindu - News] Prithvi-II test-fired again

10:25 [The Hindu - News] Students to be ambassadors for roll revision

10:29 [The Hindu - News] Kannur health sub-centre cries for attention, staff

10:29 [The Hindu - News] Without Aadhar cards, Jharkhand students miss out scholarships

10:31 [CNN] Shutdown forecast: Week Two, and clouds ahead

10:33 [The Hindu - News] Gold smuggling racket busted at Mangalore airport

10:35 [The Hindu - News] Elections 2014: SC directive to EC for paper trail in EVMs

10:36 [CNN: Money] Five global liquors coming to a bar near you

10:36 [CNN: Money] Adobe has an epically abysmal security record

10:36 [CNN: Money] Moto X is the best Android phone

10:37 [The Hindu - News] Bitti remanded in judicial custody for two weeks

10:37 [The Hindu - News] Delhi gangrape: Lawyers of convicts withdraw from case

10:39 [The Hindu - News] Seemandhra ‘switched off’ as power plants trip

10:39 [Deutsche Welle] Istanbul's forgotten stray dogs struggle for survival

10:41 [The Hindu - News] Vishnu lashes out at Digvijay Singh

10:43 [The Hindu - News] Samaikyandhra JAC vows to intensify stir

10:43 [Spiegel] EU Immigration: Only the Rich Are Welcome

10:44 [CNN] Afghan cricketers defy odds, and Taliban, to realize World Cup dream

10:44 [CNN] Rugby, league's Sonny Bill Williams' bid for World Cups in two sports

10:44 [Deutsche Welle] 'Princesses of the wall' united against Israeli occupation

10:44 [Deutsche Welle] Istanbul's forgotten dogs struggle for survival

10:45 [The Hindu - News] YSR Congress leaders arrested

10:46 [Telegraph] David Kelly conspiracy theorist Norman Baker will be 'excellent' Home Office minister, says Danny Alexander

10:46 [Telegraph] North Korean who spent nine years in prison camp: Tourists must stay away

10:46 [Fin24 News] Heathrow slams low airport tax increases

10:47 [The Hindu - News] Mock search for Lagadapati on Tuesday

10:49 [New Statesman] Miliband's reshuffle was post-Blairite, not anti-Blairite

10:49 [BBC: Entertainment] French director Patrice Chereau dies

10:49 [The Hindu - News] Several trains cancelled in Vizag on Tuesday

10:51 [Reuters] Libya militants seek to avenge al Qaeda leader capture

10:51 [Topix Activism News] Amnesty International box set to feature Radiohead, Springsteen and U2 performances

10:51 [The Hindu - News] VPT chief to reorient strategies to face challenges posed by private ports

10:51 [The Hindu - News] SC directs Centre, states to reserve 3% govt jobs for differently-abled persons

10:53 [The Hindu - News] Uneasy calm in Vizianagaram

10:53 [The Hindu - News] SC directs Centre, states to reserve 3% govt jobs for disabled persons

10:54 [Deutsche Welle] Global trade to quadruple by 2030, HSBC study says

10:57 [Voice of America] U.S. Shutdown Begins Second Week

10:57 [The Hindu - News] Retired veterinary doctors to help vaccinate cattle

10:57 [The Hindu - News] Foot-and-mouth disease claims 2,060 cows; afflicts 16,573 head of cattle

10:57 [The Hindu - News] Modi to address nine rallies in Karnataka

10:58 [BBC: Entertainment] Goulding makes Children In Need song

11:01 [International Crisis Group] Israël tente de rapprocher Chypre et la Turquie

11:02 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 8 October 2013

11:02 [Telegraph] Strong winds and rain as temperatures set to fall

11:02 [Telegraph] Tony Abbott shown 'iron curtain' by Putin after missing his birthday party

11:02 [Telegraph] Google doodle remembers William John Swainson

11:02 [The Independent] White diamond sold for record $30.6 million at Sotheby's Hong Kong auction

11:02 [Guardian] Gravity's science exploded by top astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson

11:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joy Resmovits: OECD Skills Test: U.S. Adults Lag In Practical Workplace Skills

11:03 [New Statesman] Morning Wrap: today's top business stories

11:09 [Reuters] Top U.S. bankers warn against prioritizing interest payments: WSJ

11:11 [CNN: Money] Stocks cautious as debt standoff continues

11:11 [BBC: Education] England lags on young adult literacy

11:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] Five Sydney bus routes from hell

11:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] World Cup: SBW wants to play for Kiwis

11:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney heading for a scorcher

11:13 [The Hindu - News] No Aadhar card, no scholarships for Jharkhand students

11:17 [BBC: Education] VIDEO: Children on their favourite books

11:18 [Telegraph] Pupils worse at maths and English than grandparents and behind 'almost every other nation'

11:19 [Deutsche Welle] Putin says US and Russia agree on Syria

11:21 [CNN] Greece's Golden Dawn: Firebrand right-wingers accused of being criminals

11:23 [Slashdot] Administration Admits Obamacare Website Stinks

11:26 [Guardian] Nobel Prize in Physics – live blog

11:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] Second time 'lucky' for shark victim

11:29 [BBC: Entertainment] 6 Music announces schedule changes

11:32 [Telegraph] Ownership row over £230m Bahia Emerald renewed

11:32 [Telegraph] OECD: English school leavers 'among least literate and numerate in the developed world'

11:32 [Telegraph] Foul play: how hard is it to be a football referee?

11:32 [Telegraph] Young Chinese snubbing factory jobs, says billlionaire boss

11:34 [The Independent] Taxpayer-owned East Coast Main line earns £208m

11:34 [The Independent] Jennifer Saunders attacks BBC: 'It's an executive-run place for idiots'

11:34 [The Independent] HSBC joins £12bn Help to Buy plan with bank to offer mortgages worth up to 95%

11:34 [The Independent] A question mark over improving exam results as literacy and numeracy skills of young people in UK among lowest in developed world

11:35 [The Hindu - Opinion] Fair criticism of "Indian beauty"

11:38 [New Statesman] Twitter floats. But there's a problem

11:38 [New Statesman] The wrong people are feeling shame for Britain's poverty

11:39 [Reuters] US remains hopeful of Asia trade deal, eyes Dec meeting

11:43 [Fox News: politics] Senate Dems craft proposal to raise debt limit as Reid, Boehner escalate feud

11:43 [Fox News: politics] HHS Secretary Sebelius: 'I don't know' how many have signed up for ObamaCare

11:43 [New Statesman] More billionaires in Africa than we thought? Big Deal

11:45 [Voice of America] Asia-Pacific Leaders Pledge Closer Economic Cooperation

11:45 [CNN] Syria: Chemical weapons team faces many dangers, says U.N. chief Ban

11:48 [The Hindu - News] Congress should create leadership space in Dalit community: Rahul

11:48 [New Statesman] Why are the markets so calm about the US shutdown and debt ceiling debates?

11:49 [The Independent] Christian owners of Chymorvah hotel who refused to allow gay couple to stay want to avoid a 'collision' between two different lifestyles

11:49 [The Independent] Shock as EDL leader Tommy Robinson quits over 'dangers of far-right extremism'

11:49 [Deutsche Welle] Exporting nations more lenient to foreign corporate bribery

11:50 [Telegraph] Rugby player Martin Johnson banned from driving

11:50 [Telegraph] North Korean ski resort nearly ready

11:50 [Telegraph] Price of chocolate 'to triple'

11:53 [CNET News] WhatsApp Web site hacked with pro-Palestinian message

11:53 [New Statesman] G4S messes up again - this time with a privately run prison

11:54 [The Hindu - News] An island of food, fun and fire crackers

11:58 [Reuters] Putin demands Dutch apology for diplomat's alleged beating

11:58 [New Statesman] The Silk Road was a valuable counterbalance to government intrusion

11:59 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Ancient humans' used toothpicks

11:59 [BBC: Science & Environment] Planck telescope set for switch-off

12:00 [The Hindu - News] CBI to wind up probe Mayawati wealth case

12:01 [zero hedge] Seigniorage – the good old fashioned way!

12:04 [The Hindu - News] Kayani made interim chief of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee

12:06 [The Independent] Britain pays out millions after losing 202 Human rights cases since 1998

12:06 [The Independent] Time to take sides on EU: Nick Clegg issues call to arms for support against eurosceptics

12:06 [The Hindu - News] No Aadhaar card, no scholarships for Jharkhand students

12:07 [New Internationalist] Moving beyond the Millennium Development Goals

12:07 [BBC: Technology] Four arrested over Silk Road links

12:08 [CNN] How free water refills could help hydrate Africa

12:08 [New Statesman] How I became a lads' mag feminist

12:10 [Deutsche Welle] Myanmar announces release of political prisoners

12:13 [The Hindu - News] Tech Bytes: Boot camp on tech design

12:13 [Fin24 News] Mini price war between Airlink and SA Express

12:14 [CNET News] Google's Hangouts for Android could get text-message support

12:16 [Fox News] FBI raids in Texas, Michigan remain a mystery

12:16 [Fox News] Grand jury indicts school official in Ohio rape case

12:16 [Fox News] 3 arrested in fatal stabbing of Washington soldier

12:16 [Fox News] Malaria vaccine could be in widespread use by 2015

12:16 [Fox News] New police arrest in investigation into NYC biker attack

12:16 [Fox News] Calif. Gov. vetoes bill allowing non-citizens to serve on juries

12:16 [Fox News] Man who set self on fire on National Mall identified

12:16 [Fox News] Man who widely claimed to enroll in ObamaCare didn't

12:16 [Fox News] Navy SEALs ended Somalia raid when they saw children, realized couldn't capture target

12:16 [Fox News] TODD'S AMERICAN DISPATCH: Feds shut down roadway, block off graveyard

12:16 [Fox News] Jesus portrait removed after district pays $95G fine

12:17 [The Hindu - News] Big Data Analytics offers a way to drive business change

12:17 [The Hindu - News] Massive infiltration bid in Keran sector foiled: Army

12:17 [Reuters] U.S. remains hopeful of Asia trade deal, eyes December meeting

12:20 [BBC: Health] 'Ancient humans' used toothpicks

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Seeding Ethiopia’s Future Food Security

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] European Union at the Crossroads

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Small Island Economies Battered by Erratic Weather

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] In Trinidad, Sports Complex Targets a Key Watershed

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Treaty Poised to Cut Toxic Mercury Pollution

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Risk Management Can Ease Poverty, World Bank Says

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Pacific Pact – a Minefield for Health Care

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Pakistan Government Failing to Go Local

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Somalis Caught Between Terrorism and a Border Dispute

12:22 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Neoconservatives Despair Over U.S.-Iran Diplomacy

12:22 [Telegraph] William John Swainson remembered with a Google Doodle

12:22 [Telegraph] British schoolboy stranded in Abu Dhabi returns home

12:22 [Telegraph] Medals sold of pilot who launched solo attack on five enemy planes

12:22 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg warns plug could be pulled on Help to Buy

12:22 [Telegraph] Diver mauled by shark for second time in a decade

12:25 [The Hindu - News] Multai violence victim asks Rahul to reject Sukdheo Panse's nomination

12:25 [The Hindu - News] Paternity suit: Tiwari fails to appear despite court direction

12:25 [OpEdNews] Baffling Boehner - Who owns this guy?

12:27 [The Hindu - News] Naidu defiant as authorities ask him to vacate fast venue

12:31 [Mother Jones] 15 Things You Should Know About the Coal Industry's Plan to Ship Its Product to China

12:31 [Mother Jones] Why It Doesn't Matter If People Aren't Signing Up for Obamacare Yet

12:31 [Mother Jones] This Supreme Court Case Could Usher In a "System of Legalized Corruption"

12:31 [Fin24 News] Telkom sees 20% jump in earnings

12:35 [Fin24 News] Bank confidence weakens again - survey

12:36 [Telegraph] Billionaire 'Twiggy' Forrest enters Rinehart family fortunes fued

12:36 [Telegraph] EDL Leaders quit over concern about far-right extremism

12:37 [The Independent] New National Crime Agency investigates UK suspects over online illegal drugs website Silk Road

12:37 [The Independent] MEPs to vote on controversial anti-tobacco bill

12:39 [The Hindu - News] How does one buck NSA’s snooping?

12:39 [CNN] Opinion: Shutdown mess? No, it's democracy

12:40 [BBC: Entertainment] BBC plans to launch BBC One +1

12:41 [Fox News: politics] The all-purpose media guide to government dysfunction

12:42 [The Atlantic: Politics] Antonin Scalia Got So Upset Reading the Washington Post That He Canceled His Subscription

12:43 [The Hindu - News] NRLM to be implemented in Odisha’s Maoist-hit areas

12:43 [Raw Story] New malaria vaccine that cuts cases in half in trial could save millions of African children

12:49 [Guardian] Tony Hall: BBC should give public access to shows online before broadcast

12:49 [Guardian] Greece retries journalist who leaked 'Lagarde list' of suspected tax evaders

12:49 [The Hindu - News] Chaturvedi-headed panel to submit report by month-end

12:50 [CNN] Coins minted for Prince George's christening

12:51 [Voice of America] Libya Summons US Ambassador Over Al-Qaida Suspect's Capture

12:51 [BBC: Science & Environment] Higgs boson wins Nobel Physics Prize

12:52 [The Independent] Civil partnership 'divorces' up by 20%

12:52 [The Independent] Annie Lennox calls for music video ratings following 'overtly sexual' pop performances

12:52 [The Independent] China hit by flooding after Typhoon Fitow

12:53 [Reuters] North Korea puts army on alert, warns U.S. of 'horrible disaster'

12:55 [The Hindu - News] The upstart browser

12:57 [Financial Times] Lawyers back Berlin banking union stance

12:57 [The Hindu - News] ‘Never stop doing what you enjoy’

12:57 [The Hindu - News] Institutions must function within constitutional limitations: Pranab

12:57 [CNN] 'God particle' theorists receive Nobel Prize in physics

12:59 [CNN: Money] China and Japan to U.S.: Don't default!

13:00 [Deutsche Welle] Asia questions Obama's 'pivot' to the region

13:00 [Deutsche Welle] French telecoms giant Alcatel-Lucent to cut thousands of jobs

13:00 [Reuters] Britain's Higgs, Belgium's Englert win 2013 physics Nobel prize

13:00 [Reuters] India says Pakistan pushing fighters into Kashmir before 2014

13:02 [Fox News: politics] Fox News Poll: Majority would vote against raising debt ceiling

13:03 [Guardian] England's young people near bottom of global league table for basic skills

13:03 [Raw Story] ‘Female promiscuity’ and ‘extreme mating’ makes some male marsupials kill themselves: study

13:05 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jesse Kornbluth: A Fantasy: The CEO Of Goldman Sachs Calls His Employee, Heidi Cruz (Yes, The Wife Of Ted Cruz)

13:05 [The Hindu - News] Higgs, Englert get Physics Nobel for God particle research

13:05 [BBC: Education] Muslim school 'must not favour boys'

13:08 [Telegraph] Crap towns: readers pick their worst

13:08 [Telegraph] Gamekeeper accused of deliberately running over dog with golf buggy

13:08 [Telegraph] Downton actress says rape story is "beautiful" and "brave"

13:08 [Telegraph] Gay 'divorce' jumps 20pc as 'seven year itch' hits civil partnerships

13:09 [The Independent] North Korea says Switzerland’s refusal to sell it ski-lifts is ‘a serious human rights abuse’

13:09 [The Independent] Peter Higgs and Francois Englert win Nobel Prize for Physics as grandfather behind the God particle finally rewarded

13:09 [Voice of America] Burma Pardons 56 Political Prisoners

13:09 [Fin24 News] Trade conditions dive - Sacci

13:10 [Deutsche Welle] Englert, Higgs win 2013 Nobel Physics Prize

13:11 [CNET News] Two physicists awarded Nobel for Higgs boson theory

13:11 [CNET News] LearJet 85 is high-tech luxury in the sky, for a 'mere' $20.8M

13:12 [BBC: Entertainment] British show exports raise £1.2bn

13:13 [Guardian] Miriam González Durántez says 'absurd labels' are holding back women

13:13 [Guardian] Help to Buy will not drive up house prices, says minister

13:13 [Raw Story] Prescription drug abuse now more deadly than heroin and cocaine combined

13:15 [CNN] Libya summons U.S. ambassador over al Libi capture

13:15 [CNN] Herve Renard leaves Zambia for Sochaux, Sunderland appoint Gus Poyet

13:18 [Raw Story] Family says 64-year-old John Constantino set self on fire due to mental illness, not politics

13:19 [Guardian] Asia-Pacific leaders warn on world economy, as German industrial orders keep falling - live

13:20 [OpEdNews] Barack Obama must honor his Oath of Office, and the Fourteenth Amendment!

13:21 [Fox News] DEADLINE LOOMS: Senate Dems plan debt limit hike as budget fight escalates /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:21 [Fox News] SLIMDOWN BLAME GAME Professor tells students Tea Party, GOP at fault

13:21 [Fox News] STRIKING BACK Colo. gun-rights activists plan another recall effort

13:21 [Fox News] 'BABY HOPE' CASEReport: Cops ID mother of toddler found dead in 1991

13:21 [Fox News] BAD FOR 'MORALE'? ATF tries to block tell-all book on 'Fast and Furious' /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:21 [Fox News] Senate panel alleges Social Security disability fraud

13:21 [Spiegel] Austerity Incarnate: Merkel Shows Frugality�on Italian Vacations

13:22 [New Statesman] I blame Bridget Jones

13:22 [BBC: Entertainment] Accused leads International Emmys

13:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Niall Ferguson: Krugtron the Invincible, Part 1

13:23 [Voice of America] US Adults Lack Academic Skills

13:24 [The Hindu - News] Doll up!

13:24 [The Independent] Brazil teacher protests descend into violence

13:24 [Telegraph] More BBC shows to air on iPlayer first under shake-up

13:24 [Telegraph] Paedophile whose victim described as 'predatory' jailed

13:25 [Guardian] Peter Higgs and François Englert win Nobel Prize in Physics – live blog

13:27 [Voice of America] Nobel Physics Prize Goes to "God Particle" Theorists

13:27 [CNN: Money] Fannie, Freddie ease lending rules for shutdown

13:27 [CNN: Money] Ex-Madoff employee set to testify in new trial

13:28 [The Hindu - News] Musical rainbow

13:28 [Raw Story] Springfield, Missouri to ‘crowdfund’ revitalization of legendary Route 66

13:29 [CNN] I'm a male feminist. No, seriously

13:29 [CNN] 6 ways to workout as a family

13:30 [The Hindu - News] Pallam Raju skips Union Cabinet meeting

13:31 [zero hedge] Earnings Season Starts With Government Still Shut; 9 Days Till The Debt X-Date

13:33 [CBC: politics] Trudeau confidant Anna Gainey to run for Liberal presidency

13:33 [Raw Story] Peter Higgs and Francois Englert win Nobel Physics Prize for ‘God particle’ discovery

13:34 [BBC: Technology] Disney tests 'tactile' touchscreen

13:36 [BBC: Technology] Power surges 'hit NSA data centre'

13:38 [CNN] Federal health agencies probing Salmonella outbreak

13:38 [CNN: Money] Debt drama darkens investors' mood

13:38 [CBC: politics] Brazil-Canada spying: Harper says officials 'reaching out'

13:38 [Slate Magazine] Three Families and a Baby

13:40 [Fin24 News] Beat the rush for e-tags - Sanral

13:40 [The Independent] Closure warning for Al-Madinah Free School in Derby over 'strict Islamic practices and discrimination against female staff'

13:40 [BBC: Health] Euro MPs tighten anti-tobacco laws

13:41 [BBC: Technology] Euro MPs tighten anti-tobacco laws

13:41 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Shutdown Will Slowly Reduce Our Weather Preparedness

13:42 [Spiegel] Testing Limits: Diocese�Opens Door to Communion for the Remarried

13:44 [BBC: Technology] BBC plans to help get UK coding

13:46 [OpEdNews] Burma needs transparency extracting natural resources

13:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Senate Democrats Close D.C. Offices During Shutdown While Republicans Stay Open

13:46 [Financial Times] Nobel prize for Higgs boson discovery

13:47 [New Statesman] Slavoj Žižek: "Most of the idiots I know are academics"

13:47 [Financial Times] Former Greek minister jailed for 20 years

13:47 [Financial Times] Norway’s new government targets infrastructure

13:47 [Financial Times] Child of revolution takes on art market

13:47 [Financial Times] US defends terror suspect raids

13:47 [Financial Times] Lawyers back Berlin over EU banking union

13:49 [Reuters] Higgs boson, key to the universe, wins Nobel physics prize

13:53 [CNN] 5 reasons the office will become redundant

13:53 [Slate Magazine] The Last Blood Libel Trial

13:53 [Raw Story] Maryland partners with Facebook to censor content ‘without societal value’ in new cyberbullying law

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Lalu appears in CBI court in another fodder scam case

13:55 [Deutsche Welle] EU Parliament approves stricter legislation on tobacco market

13:55 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: October 8

13:55 [The Independent] Jeremy Paxman blasts David Cameron over WWI centenary comments

13:58 [CNN: Health] Salmonella outbreak sickens 278

13:58 [CNN: Health] 6 great family workouts

13:58 [CNN: Health] Lose weight or lose my job

14:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Government Shutdown Affects White House Operations

14:03 [Raw Story] Pirate Party of Russia offers to host NASA’s website while U.S. government is on shutdown

14:03 [Raw Story] Colbert on shutdown: Republicans already compromised on ‘having Mitt Romney be president’

14:03 [Raw Story] UN says 2.7 billion people — 40 percent of the world’s population — will be online by year’s end

14:05 [NPR] Tuesday Morning Political Mix

14:06 [Fin24 News] Most new trade unions denied registration

14:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Creamer: There Isn't "Grid Lock" in Congress - Only a Tea Party Terrorized Boehner -- #JustVote

14:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Yasmine Hafiz: Navy Chaplains Get Sex Abuse Training In Order To Combat Rising Problem

14:11 [zero hedge] Goldman Says Gold "Slam Dunk" Sell, Ready To Buy All Its Clients Have To Offer

14:12 [Reuters] U.S. hopeful of Asia trade deal by year-end, eyes December meeting

14:12 [Reuters] Budget impasse forces U.S. to cancel army drill with Japan

14:12 [The Independent] EasyJet apologises after leaving 29 passengers at gate

14:12 [Telegraph] Americans miss out on Nobel Prize

14:12 [Telegraph] EDF chief says Labour's reforms will push up energy bills

14:12 [Telegraph] Q&A: What is the Higgs boson?

14:12 [Telegraph] Peter Higgs wins Nobel Prize in Physics

14:12 [Telegraph] The pro-lifers adopting 'spare' embryos created during IVF

14:12 [Telegraph] Controversial Muslim state school 'faces closure threat'

14:13 [CNET News] PayPal wants you to pay for stuff with QR codes

14:13 [Voice of America] Typhoon Fitow Slams Into China

14:14 [Guardian] Asia-Pacific leaders warn on world economy, as German industrial orders fall again - live

14:14 [Guardian] Press regulation: culture secretary to confirm industry plan has been rejected

14:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Jim Inhofe Recovering After Undergoing Emergency Quadruple Bypass Surgery

14:17 [The Hindu - News] NPCIL takes to street plays to allay N-power fears

14:17 [The Atlantic: Politics] 'Immorality' and Obamacare Cont.

14:18 [Reuters] Libya PM says U.S. raid will not hurt ties

14:18 [BBC: Science & Environment] Higgs boson wins Nobel physics prize

14:19 [CNET News] Surface 2 improvements touted in Microsoft video

14:19 [The Hindu - News] Miracle reunions

14:20 [NPR] Senate Democrats Could Set Up Test Vote On Debt Ceiling

14:21 [] What a 16-year-old Pakistani Girl Knows That Obama Doesn't: Peace Talks Essential /sites/

14:21 [The Hindu - News] A space for art

14:21 [CNN: Money] Fear grips investors

14:22 [Spiegel] Persistent Support: How Italy's Tangled Taxes Help Berlusconi

14:23 [CNN] Food poisoning: What you need to know

14:23 [Slate Magazine] Escape From New York

14:23 [Slashdot] New York Subpoenaed AirBnb For All NYC User Data

14:23 [The Hindu - News] Much-awaited comeback

14:24 [BBC: Also in the news] Is it OK to call someone a conspiracy theorist?

14:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emily Cohn: Jimmy Carter: Today's Middle Class Resembles Yesterday's Poor

14:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: Insurers: Obamacare Software Glitches Are Fixable

14:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andy Campbell: Jim Carlson GUILTY Of Dealing Misbranded, Synthetic Drugs In Minnesota

14:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Why Republicans Lose

14:25 [Reuters] Big creditors China, Japan press U.S. to resolve debt row

14:27 [The Hindu - News] People in transition

14:27 [The Hindu - News] Unlimited adventure

14:28 [Raw Story] Saudi Arabian preacher gets 8 years in prison for raping and killing his five-year-old daughter

14:29 [The Hindu - News] SC gives 3-month to complete scrutiny of Radia’s transcripts

14:29 [The Independent] Costa Concordia wreck: Remains of two more victims found

14:29 [The Independent] Lampedusa disaster: Italian divers recover more bodies as death toll hits 250

14:29 [The Independent] Video: Shopkeeper chases off masked gunman with a machete in New York deli

14:29 [The Independent] Professor Peter Higgs profile: Grandfather is now global celebrity as creator of theory behind 'God particle'

14:29 [The Independent] Peter Higgs and Francois Englert win 2013 Nobel Prize for Physics for work based on Higgs Boson theory

14:29 [The Independent] The dark money continent: Africa boasts at least 55 billionaires, but many more could be concealing their wealth

14:29 [The Independent] BBC announces BBC One + 1 channel and major changes to iPlayer

14:30 [Deutsche Welle] Seized terror suspect sparks US legal headache

14:30 [Deutsche Welle] APEC to speed up free trade and boost sluggish growth

14:30 [Global Voices] Argentina's President to Undergo Surgery

14:31 [CNN: Technology] Instagram's careful advertising dance

14:31 [The Hindu - News] India ‘pressuring’ China on Brahmaputra, says Chinese scholar

14:31 [The Hindu - News] Chaturvedi panel to submit report by month-end

14:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Government Shutdown 2013: One Week Later, Congress Remains In Stalemate (LATEST UPDATES)

14:33 [Raw Story] Student resorts to carrying papers on campus proving she’s a Muslim so she can wear hijab

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Fight for supremacy

14:37 [The Hindu - News] A little bit of home

14:38 [Slate Magazine] Behold Fox News’ Absurdly Large Touchscreens

14:38 [Slate Magazine] A Quantum Leap

14:39 [The Hindu - News] SC turns down Centre’s plea to modify its order on Aadhaar

14:40 [CNN] Five reasons the office will become redundant

14:40 [CNN] NASCAR driver inspires others to 'never give up'

14:43 [The Hindu - News] Pottery and pillowcases with pickle!

14:44 [Foreign Policy in Focus] The Government Shutdown From a European Perspective

14:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alissa Parker: Butterflies

14:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carol Hartsell: Jimmy Kimmel Wonders Just How Gullible Fox News Really Is (VIDEO)

14:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Arizona To Ban Residents From Voting If Citizenship Proof Lacking

14:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Obama Administration Questioning Suspected Terrorists On Ships Rather Than CIA 'Black' Sites

14:44 [The Progressive] Kerry Defends Rendition of Libyan Terrorism Suspect

14:45 [Fox News] 'BABY HOPE' CASECops reportedly ID mom of toddler found dead in 1991

14:46 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: E-cigarette boss welcomes EU vote

14:48 [New Statesman] Diane Abbott sacked as shadow public health minister

14:48 [BBC: Education] VIDEO: Concern over UK key skills

14:48 [Guardian] White diamond sells for $30m at Hong Kong auction

14:48 [Fox News: politics] New poll shows risks in Obama’s debt play

14:49 [CNET News] HTC's One Max to be unveiled next week -- report

14:50 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet okays separate development board for Hyderabad-Karnataka region

14:50 [The Hindu - News] SC rejects Centre’s plea to modify its order on Aadhaar

14:50 [zero hedge] $12 Trillion U.S. Default Risk - Dollar Decline, Gold To Rise As History Repeats

14:50 [zero hedge] JPY Jolts Stocks To Overnight Highs As T-Bill Yields Explode Higher

14:51 [Slashdot] Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs Awarded Nobel Prize For Boson Discovery

14:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Katherine Hawkins: Congressional Intelligence Committees Should Let Public See Their Work

14:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andy Ostroy: Republican Terrorism

14:54 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Bid to save Turner's suburban home

14:54 [Fin24 News] SAB strikers hold out for 9% hike

14:57 [Topix Activism News] Opelousas man arrested in connection with Scott bank robbery

14:58 [Raw Story] South Korea confirms North’s plutonium reactor restart

15:00 [The Hindu - News] Rhino found dead in Kaziranga National Park

15:00 [CNET News] Nexus 5 16GB version reportedly will sell for $299

15:01 [The Independent] Royal Mail flotation: Key questions as excitement builds over 'undervalued' shares

15:01 [The Independent] Breathtaking images from the 'Lonely Planet's Beautiful World' book

15:02 [The Hindu - News] In a fine mess

15:02 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Higgs boson scientists win Nobel

15:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Larry Cohen: TPP Is a Race to The Bottom -- We Need a Race to the Top

15:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Slayton: Not Much at Stake

15:02 [Disinformation] Driver Killed After Ramming White House Gates Believed Obama Was Electronically Monitoring Her

15:03 [Financial Times] IMF cuts global growth forecasts

15:03 [Financial Times] Greek economy stabilised, says Stournaras

15:03 [CNN] Senate to consider clean debt bill, aide says

15:04 [Guardian] Reaction to the coalition and Labour reshuffles: Politics live blog

15:05 [BBC: Science & Environment] Sex is deadly for male marsupials

15:06 [The Hindu - News] AP govt.-power staff talks inconclusive

15:07 [CNET News] Google uses high-end finish for $279 H-P Chromebook 11

15:07 [CNET News] What boring appliance will Nest try to make sexy next?

15:08 [Slate Magazine] 12 Panel Pitch

15:10 [Global Voices] “And Draw Until I Die,” Eight Questions for the Illustrator Lorraine Rodriguez

15:10 [CNN: Health] Prevent food poisoning

15:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: State Lawmakers Get Paid During Shutdowns, Too

15:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Sattler: The More People Obamacare Helps, the More Destructive the GOP Must Become

15:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: John Boehner's New Headache

15:11 [Fox News: politics] Traffic Shutdown? Truck drivers plan 3-day protest on Capital Beltway

15:12 [CNN: Money] 4 ways a debt ceiling crisis could affect you

15:12 [CNN: Money] IMF cuts growth forecast, warns of U.S. risk

15:12 [CNN: Money] Nest's newest device? A smoke detector

15:12 [CNET News] Tim Cook garners praise from former Apple executive

15:12 [CNET News] Nest's Tony Fadell wants to take over your home (Q&A)

15:13 [Financial Times] Serbia proposes tough austerity measures

15:14 [The Hindu - News] Twist ’n’ shout

15:16 [] Neoconservatives Despair Over US-Iran Diplomacy /sites/

15:16 [] Profiting from the Poor: Outsourcing Social Services Puts Most Vulnerable at Risk

15:16 [Truthout] Courage

15:16 [The Independent] Hangover cure finally found: Sprite

15:18 [New Statesman] Not every mentally ill person is a poster child for mental illness

15:18 [Raw Story] Maddow guest: Republicans are ‘flying totally blind’ at this point

15:18 [Raw Story] Catholic Bishops Make It Official: Forced Childbirth Is More Important Than Feeding Babies

15:19 [The Progressive] Obsession with Obama’s Religion Is a Bad Joke

15:20 [The Hindu - News] India for lasting political solution in Tamil areas: Khurshid

15:21 [Truthout] Creativity 2.0

15:22 [Spiegel] 'Worse Than Gangs': Rio Police Criticized for Favela Crackdowns

15:22 [The Hindu - News] Air Costa to launch commercial operations from Oct 14

15:24 [Big Think] Delivering Exceptional Value Using Your Knowledge and Wisdom

15:25 [CNN] Costa Concordia human remains believed to be found

15:25 [Reuters] Left-right coalition would put German radicals in limelight

15:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carol Hartsell: Jon Stewart Mocks Obamacare's Web Site Issues, Which Are Totally Just As Bad As Republicans Shutting Down The Government

15:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arthur Delaney: Government Shutdown Prompts Plea To Help Feed Furloughed Workers

15:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Todd Van Luling: Hey Politicians, It's The 21st Century. Time To Stop Being Sexist Idiots.

15:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Rose: Taking the Wheels Off the Motor City

15:27 [CNN] 5 questions to ask before surgery

15:28 [New Statesman] Damian McBride's war on evidence-based policy

15:28 [Guardian] IMF cuts global growth forecasts, but raises UK forecasts - live

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Shaken, but residents barely stirred

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Forrest put 'a fire under the devil'

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] $1m in business for minister's mates

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Coal seam gas campaign a con

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] PM embroiled as scandal widens

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sex twist in Huxley murder

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Police risk life in 'suspicious fire'

15:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] SBW puts hands up for Kiwis

15:31 [CNN: Living] The risks of viral parenting

15:31 [zero hedge] For The First Time On Record, The US Government Is 'Riskier' Than US Banks

15:31 [zero hedge] NSA's Utah Spy Supercenter Crippled By Power Surges

15:32 [CNET News] Google's Schmidt: Android 'more secure than the iPhone'

15:33 [CNN: Health] How to prevent food poisoning

15:33 [Fin24 News] Murray & Roberts on reconstruction path

15:33 [Telegraph] Turkey lifts Islamic headscarf ban in civil service

15:33 [Telegraph] Peter Higgs was as elusive as his boson when Nobel Prize Committee called

15:33 [Telegraph] Diane Abbott sacked from Labour front bench job

15:33 [Telegraph] Triathletes push themselves because they 'feel less pain'

15:33 [Telegraph] Sketch: Nick Clegg, EU mythbuster

15:33 [Telegraph] Celebrity hair: blonde vs brunette

15:33 [Telegraph] Oxford vice-chancellor: student tuition fees must rise

15:33 [Telegraph] Ugly outfits from the world of sport: in pictures

15:33 [Telegraph] BBC 'fakes' most small animal scenes, acclaimed cameraman warns

15:33 [Telegraph] Michael Palin: why I won't sit in a chair and shut up

15:33 [Telegraph] Libyan Islamists vow revenge for seizure of Abu Anas al-Libi

15:34 [Spiegel] Penny Bun Pinchers: 'Mushroom Mafia' Pillaging German Forests

15:36 [BBC: Entertainment] Jennifer Ehle to star in 50 Shades

15:36 [The Atlantic: International] Watching Sesame Street in Kabul

15:38 [New Statesman] Andrew Wylie of The Wylie Agency: Publishers should withdraw from Amazon

15:38 [Raw Story] Fox News’ Kilmeade slams Navy SEALs for aborting mission instead of killing children

15:39 [Slashdot] AMD Intentionally Added Artificial Limitations To Their HDMI Adapters

15:40 [Deutsche Welle] World steel demand expected to rise

15:40 [Deutsche Welle] Book market gains new momentum

15:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jillian Berman: Government Shutdown Is Costing The Economy $160 Million Per Day

15:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: Alabama Lesbian On Why She Prefers Country Life To The City

15:41 [OpEdNews] Transforming America's Schools into Authoritarian Instruments of Compliance

15:44 [The Progressive] Keystone Whistleblower: Catastrophe Ahead

15:45 [BBC: Entertainment] Missing Doctor Who episodes found

15:45 [Global Voices] Trinidad & Tobago: Getting the Facts on Property Tax

15:48 [New Statesman] We're hiring! Be a digital sub-editor on

15:48 [Guardian] Menthol cigarettes to be banned by EU

15:49 [The Independent] Diane Abbott 'sacked from front bench'

15:50 [CNN: Money] Stocks down again as debt deadline looms

15:50 [CNET News] Get a refurbished Roku 2 HD for $34.95 shipped

15:50 [CNN] Libya summons U.S. ambassador over al Libi capture

15:50 [CNN] Opinion: Real lesson of Yom Kippur War? Israel's survival

15:53 [Raw Story] Red Cross seeks virtual consequences for gamers who commit virtual war crimes

15:54 [Spiegel] Rust and�Ruin: The Downfall of�Antarctic Whaling

15:54 [CNN] Opinion: Will glitches derail Obamacare?

15:54 [Guardian] Was the Downton Abbey rape scene acceptable TV? | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett and Bidisha

15:57 [Slashdot] Milestone: The Millionth UK-Made Raspberry Pi

15:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emily Thomas: Man Who Set Self On Fire At The National Mall Was Mentally Ill, Family Says

15:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bob Greenstein: History Isn't Repeating Itself -- This Shutdown Is Different

15:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: The Doomed Economics Of Drug Prohibition

16:00 [Guardian] Higgs boson scientists share physics Nobel prize

16:01 [CNN] LG announces flexible, curved screens for smartphones

16:01 [CNN] Opinion: Real space travel much cooler than 'Gravity'

16:01 [CNN] The world's best hotel restaurants

16:01 [OpEdNews] Government "Washes its Hands" of Meat and Poultry Safety Inspections

16:05 [NPR] Family Of Man Who Set Himself On Fire Says Act Wasn't Political

16:05 [Telegraph] Millions of grandparents to fund grandchildren's university education

16:05 [Telegraph] World Building of the Year: the World Architecture Festival Awards 2013

16:05 [Telegraph] Eating five times a day helps weight loss

16:06 [The Independent] IMF gives backing to Mark Carney over forward guidance

16:06 [The Independent] Revealed: Facebook pays no tax on £223m of its UK revenues

16:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carolyn Gregoire: Rich People Just Care Less

16:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Leon Friedman: The Myth of States' Rights

16:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] James Nichols: Ray Ramsey, New Hampshire Transgender Teenager, Crowned Homecoming King

16:07 [Guardian] Diane Abbott sacked by Ed Miliband in Labour reshuffle

16:08 [CNET News] Yahoo Mail gets spruced up for its 16th birthday

16:08 [New Statesman] Labour sends Cameron another warning over HS2

16:09 [Fin24 News] Poor infrastructure threatens Africa’s growth

16:11 [zero hedge] The Greater Idiots Are Saved: TWTR(Q) Changes Its Ticker

16:11 [zero hedge] Hilarious Charts Of The Day: IMF's "Growth Forecasts" Over Time

16:13 [Guardian] IMF cuts global economic growth forecasts for this year and next

16:13 [BBC: Entertainment] Blu-Ray albums target hi-fi fans

16:13 [Voice of America] UN Chief Calls Syria Weapons Mission 'Dangerous'

16:13 [Slashdot] Alcatel-Lucent To Cut 10,000 Workers, Calls It "Shift Plan"

16:14 [CNN] Shutdown showdown: Where it's headed

16:19 [zero hedge] GOP Demands "Let's Talk"

16:20 [CNN: Travel] The world's best hotel restaurants

16:20 [Campaign For Liberty] ‘Shutdown’ Theater at Yellowstone

16:21 [Telegraph] At a glance: Lord Hall's vision for the BBC's future

16:21 [Telegraph] Independent Scottish army would not attract troops of sufficient 'calibre', says Philip Hammond

16:21 [Telegraph] Victim suing police for taking too long to arrive

16:21 [Telegraph] The Hand & Flowers named Britain's best restaurant

16:21 [OpEdNews] The Bali Conference The Media Ignored: The One About The Environbment

16:21 [The Independent] Deputy governor of the Bank of England Paul Tucker warns on rules

16:22 [Fox News] Sebelius: 'I don't know' ObamaCare signup numbers

16:22 [Fox News] Argentine president undergoes surgery on skull

16:22 [Fox News] 3 soldiers arrested in stabbing death of Wash. soldier

16:23 [Amnesty International] Azerbaijan in downward spiral of oppression ahead of presidential elections

16:23 [CNET News] Amazon offers perks to customers who buy select apps

16:23 [Raw Story] Kimmel lampoons Fox News for falling for ‘Muslim museum’ hoax

16:24 [Big Think] Science's Straw Man Sting

16:24 [Big Think] The Final Validation: A Nobel Prize for Peter Higgs

16:26 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for October 8, 2013 /files/saw%2010-08.jpeg

16:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Tom Corbett Can't Be Sued On Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban, Lawyer Claims

16:28 [CNET News] Raspberry Pi slices off sales of 1.75 million

16:29 [Fin24 News] Court rules to ground FlySafair - for now

16:30 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for October 8, 2013

16:30 [] Democracy Now!: From Caspian Sea to Arctic to Middle East, How Oil Pipelines Threaten Democracy & Planet's Survival

16:31 [Fox News: politics] Power Wars: Reid reportedly tries to freeze out Biden from Hill negotiations

16:31 [The Nation] Racism and Cruelty: What’s Behind the GOP’s Healthcare Agenda?

16:31 [CNN: Technology] Are flexible screens the future of smartphones?

16:31 [CNN: Technology] Instagram's tricky advertising dance

16:31 [CNN: Technology] Houzz taps home improvement craze

16:34 [Reuters] Britain arrests four users of Silk Road online marketplace

16:34 [CNN] Couple provide $10 million to keep Head Start programs open

16:34 [The Progressive] Is Japan’s Abe Honest About Global Help for Fukushima?

16:36 [OpEdNews] Tomgram: Pratap Chatterjee, Big Bro Wants You

16:37 [Reuters: politics] Senate Democrats likely to introduce debt limit bill

16:37 [Reuters: politics] Humana says government shutdown delays military health payments

16:37 [Guardian] Oxford vice-chancellor: let better universities charge higher tuition fees

16:37 [Telegraph] Palme d'Or winner opens despite calls from director for it to be shelved

16:37 [Telegraph] Jobs joy as full-time salaries rise at the fastest pace for over five years

16:37 [Telegraph] Madagascar lynching victim pleaded innocence in recording of last words

16:37 [Telegraph] Baby P mother to be released from prison after six years

16:38 [The Independent] Late scramble for 'undervalued' Royal Mail shares ahead of Britain's biggest privatisation offering since the railways

16:38 [The Independent] Baby P's mother Tracey Connelly to be released

16:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Catherine Taibi: 11 Really Smart People Who Think The Debt Ceiling Is Really Stupid

16:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Reich: Their Real Goal: To Make Us All So Cynical About Government, We Give Up

16:38 [Raw Story] Here is the trailer for Rick Santorum’s first Christmas movie

16:39 [BBC: Entertainment] Fellowes defends Downton storyline

16:39 [Truthout] The Reality of the ACA

16:39 [Financial Times] Developers fuel Dubai’s property market

16:39 [Financial Times] Iran debates ‘Death to America’ slogan

16:40 [Campaign For Liberty] Rand Paul at LPAC 2013!

16:41 [Fox News: politics] Inhofe had heart surgery, expected back to Washington in a few weeks

16:41 [Financial Times] TPP leaders say ‘significant progress’ made

16:42 [The Atlantic: National] The Shutdown's Effect on Grieving Military Families

16:43 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: What default? Republicans downplay impact of U.S. debt limit

16:43 [CNN] House GOP to consider shutdown, debt limit bills soon, lawmakers say

16:43 [Raw Story] Georgia police probed for killing man after 911 was called over diabetes medication

16:44 [Foreign Policy in Focus] The NSA Isn’t Foiling Terrorist Plots

16:44 [BBC: Technology] Blu-Ray albums target hi-fi fans

16:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: John Boehner Wants To Negotiate, Skirts Question On 'Clean' CR

16:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Jon Stewart Grills Kathleen Sebelius On Obamacare Issues, Makes Strong Case For Single-Payer

16:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: John McCain Writes Op-Ed After General Vo Nguyen Giap's Death

16:45 [CNET News] President Obama refuses to veto ban on Samsung products

16:46 [Voice of America] Nobel Physics Prize Goes to "God Particle" Theorists

16:47 [CNN: Money] A second look at the 'second screen'

16:48 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien: Boehner: 'I'm not drawing any lines in the sand' on fiscal talks

16:49 [Truthout] Bill Moyers: On the Sabotage of Democracy

16:51 [Guardian] Baby P's mother Tracey Connelly to be released from prison

16:51 [CNN: Money] 10 questions for Fred Krupp of the Environmental Defense Fund

16:53 [Reuters] Federal Reserve ships new $100 bills with anti-counterfeit features

16:53 [Telegraph] BBC future: Lord Hall's vision at a glance

16:53 [Telegraph] Costa Concordia captain before disaster: 'Let's go and do this Giglio s***'

16:53 [Telegraph] How Britain helped decide the nineteenth century's 'the most important' battle

16:53 [Telegraph] Arne Olaf's Photoshop hybrid animals

16:53 [The Independent] IMF upgrades UK growth forecast more than for any other advanced economy

16:53 [The Independent] BBC admits filming nature scenes in 'controlled conditions' as cameraman claims small animal footage was 'faked'

16:53 [The Independent] 'Continuous' nuclear fusion comes one step closer

16:54 [The Onion] American Voices: Report: Chicken Nuggets Only 50% Meat

16:55 [Truthout] American Craziness and Class Warfare

16:55 [Reuters: politics] Boehner renews call for U.S. fiscal talks, 'no line in the sand'

16:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mohini Kundu: U.S. Airman Returns From Deployment, Makes His Dog The Happiest Dog In The World (VIDEO)

16:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Pratap Chatterjee: The Data Hackers

16:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Nobel Prize Winner Furloughed Due To Government Shutdown

16:55 [New Statesman] Watch: Jim Crace, Catherine Hakim and Hannah Dawson debate beauty, intellect and power

16:56 [CNET News] Clash of Clans on Android: How to import your game from iOS

16:56 [CBC: politics] Senate reform ideas proposed by NDP

16:56 [CNN] New Tom Hanks movie 'Captain Phillips' surrounded by controversy

16:58 [Raw Story] Arizona lawmaker: Obama is just like Hitler for using park rangers to enforce government shutdown

16:59 [The Hindu - News] View thru’ eyes old and new

17:00 [CNN: Health] Obamacare sites still glitchy

17:00 [CNN: Health] Dr. Gupta answers your Obamacare questions

17:00 [CNN: Health] Opinion: My mom's breast cancer

17:00 [NPR] Weapons Expert Sees 'Constructive Beginning' In Syria

17:01 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Republicans mull new panel to find budget cuts: aide

17:01 [CNN] Report: Boy who sneaked onto airline flight called 'challenging' child

17:01 [CNN] Libya questions U.S. ambassador over al Libi capture

17:01 [CNN] Opinion: Don't send alleged al Qaeda fighter to Guantanamo

17:01 [zero hedge] Bonds Now Expecting Worse Debt Ceiling Confrontation Than August 2011, Stocks - Not So Much

17:02 [Voice of America] IMF Cuts Growth Forecast, Warns US on Borrowing Limit

17:02 [] Azerbaijan: Putting Inauguration Ahead of the Vote

17:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mike Zuckerman: Debtlock in D.C.: A Chance for Obama to Pass the Ball (Not the Buck)

17:04 [Voice of America] NKorea Puts Troops on Alert over Planned US-Led Military Drill

17:05 [NPR] Libyan PM Tries To Calm Tensions With U.S. Over Raid

17:09 [Slate Magazine] Err Engine Down

17:09 [Slate Magazine] “This Court Is Super Liberal Now!”

17:09 [Slate Magazine] Thought Extinct, “Pinocchio Lizard” Waltzes Past Camera in Ecuador

17:09 [Slashdot] Red Cross Wants Consequences For Video-Game Mayhem

17:09 [The Hindu - News] Silver splash

17:09 [The Hindu - News] GoM on Telangana reconstituted: Raju out, Antony in

17:09 [The Hindu - News] ‘Cooking doesn’t have to be slow’

17:09 [The Hindu - News] Saifuddin Soz rejected Ghulam Hassan Mir’s resignation: Bashir Ahmad Magray

17:09 [The Hindu - News] Beatstreet: Alter Bridge – Fortress

17:09 [The Independent] Gulf states will have clinical screenings at airport to 'detect' homosexuals and stop them entering the country

17:10 [Deutsche Welle] IMF cuts global growth outlook as emerging markets weaken

17:10 [CNET News] Microsoft to increase its reach with remote desktop apps

17:10 [CNET News] The last-generation SEAT Leon wasn't quite a superhero...

17:10 [Truthout] Empire Under Obama, Part 1: Political Language and the "Mafia Principles" of International Relations

17:11 [The Nation] The Data Hackers

17:11 [zero hedge] US Runs Out Of Cash As Soon As October 22 Revised BPC Forecast Shows

17:12 [Voice of America] Republicans Call for "Wide Open" US Budget Talks

17:12 [BBC: Education] Threat to close Muslim free school

17:13 [CNN: Money] Arrests in U.K. follow Silk Road bust

17:13 [The Hindu - News] ‘I found Krrish within me’

17:13 [The Hindu - News] Why do 'criminal' MPs get re-elected?

17:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Clay Farris Naff: In Praise of Commonsense Conservatives: A Humane and Rational Way to End the Standoff

17:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Drivers Strike, So Boston Kids Get Lifts From Cops

17:17 [Reuters] Momentum for diplomacy hides chasm between Syrian foes

17:18 [CNN] A car and 4 bodies found on rural Alabama road

17:18 [Raw Story] Anderson Cooper schools Republican on shutdown vote: ‘You’re not on Fox News’

17:20 [Truthout] Empire Under Obama: Political Language and the "Mafia Principles" of International Relations

17:21 [BBC: Health] AUDIO: Stranded UK boy hypnotised to fly

17:21 [Guardian] Tommy Robinson quits EDL saying it has become 'too extreme'

17:21 [CNN: Entertainment] Controversy surrounds 'Captain Phillips'

17:21 [CNN: Entertainment] Photos: Gay celebs get hitched

17:21 [CNN: Entertainment] Casey Kasem's kids take step-mom to court

17:21 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet approves special board for Hyderabad-Karnataka region

17:21 [Mother Jones] Jon Stewart Roasts Kathleen Sebelius, Calls Her a Liar

17:21 [Mother Jones] Andrew Cuomo's Much-Touted Corruption Watchdog Is Beginning to Look Like a Joke

17:22 [Spiegel] 'I Can't Get Clean': Christiane F. Publishes New Book on Her Life

17:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tom Engelhardt: Surveillance 101

17:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Stephen Robert Morse: Millennials, It Was Your Moment, And You Failed... But It's Not Too Late to Make This Government #Shutdown Our Cause!

17:23 [Slashdot] 11-Year-Old Coloradan Will Brew Beer In Space, By Proxy

17:25 [Deutsche Welle] Obama's absence in Asia 'puts Xi in the limelight'

17:25 [Deutsche Welle] Afghans throw their names in for presidency

17:25 [The Independent] What would Mr Darcy say? Jennifer Ehle to star as Carla in Fifty Shades of Grey movie

17:25 [Telegraph] Rio protests: activists vow to keep up pressure

17:25 [Telegraph] Teacher conned out of £150,000 after son-in-law poses as viscount

17:25 [The Hindu - News] Chemical arms watchdog to send second team to Syria

17:27 [CNN: Health] Food poisoning: Protect yourself

17:27 [CNN: Health] When cancer isn't cancer at all

17:27 [Guardian] Maria Miller's statement on the press regulation royal charter: Politics live blog

17:27 [The Hindu - News] Modi most searched politician online in Mar-Aug: Google

17:29 [Truthdig] Ted Cruz’s Vision

17:30 [The Hindu - News] YSR Congress leaders meet CPI(M) leadership

17:30 [Reuters] After raid, Libyan PM says Libyans should be tried at home

17:30 [Reuters] Anti-army protests staged at Egyptian universities

17:30 [Reuters] U.S. Senate Democrats ready debt limit bill, Boehner wants talks

17:30 [NPR] North Korea Has Restarted Nuclear Reactor, South Korea Says

17:30 [CNN: Technology] Apple slammed in China for pulling firewall app

17:31 [CNET News] Defiant Tommo won't kill off NeoGeo X

17:31 [zero hedge] Me and ACA

17:31 [zero hedge] Hold... That... Trendline...

17:31 [zero hedge] USA: Uncle Sam is Dead

17:32 [CNN] When a parent really isn't yours

17:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Blumenthal: McCutcheon v. FEC: Supreme Court Skeptical Of Campaign Contribution Limits

17:34 [Amnesty International] Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent

17:34 [Good] With Hero Hatchery, You Can Help Support Climate Activists

17:36 [The Hindu - News] For the love of words

17:36 [The Atlantic: International] Syria's Most Important Rebels Are Islamists, and We Have to Work With Them Anyway

17:36 [The Atlantic: International] Malala Yousafzai's Global Reach

17:38 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Supreme Court struggles in campaign finance case

17:38 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Senate Democrats ready debt limit bill, Boehner wants talks

17:41 [The Independent] American TV evangelist Pat Robertson slams low-carb diets for 'violating' God's principles

17:41 [Fox News: politics] No Pleasing GOP Critics

17:41 [CNN: Money] Adobe's epically abysmal security record

17:41 [CNN] Travel Photo of the Day

17:41 [CNET News] Microsoft neuters YouTube Windows Phone app

17:41 [Telegraph] Hague: Britain in talks to re-open Iran embassy

17:41 [Telegraph] Peter Higgs: a profile of the Nobel Prize winning scientist

17:41 [Telegraph] 'Do you get bonus points if you knock her off?' says Prince Philip of toddler sitting on beach ball

17:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Teal Pennebaker: Ladies in Red: Shut Out and Shutdown

17:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Laura Bassett: House GOP Disapproval Opens Doors For Women Candidates 2014

17:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Suna Senman: Inner State Crumbles United States

17:42 [Fin24 News] SAA cadet programme faces probe - union

17:42 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Government-Shutdown Game: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

17:44 [The Hindu - News] Strokes with SPRAY

17:46 [Fin24 News] Mergers up 80% in Sub Saharan Africa

17:46 [Truthout] Global South Most Affected by Threats to World's Oceans

17:46 [Global Voices] Brazil's Cyberculture Has a New Book

17:46 [Global Voices] Court Ruling in Discrimination Case Puts Caribbean First

17:48 [Voice of America] British Drugmaker Seeks to Market Malaria Vaccine

17:48 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien and Frank Thorp: Obama rebuffs Boehner's pleas for fiscal negotiations

17:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Van Buren: Who are the #99Percent? (Answer: They're Us)

17:48 [Raw Story] Clashes between Islamists and police in Egypt leaves 57 dead

17:48 [Raw Story] Pope Francis calls special synod on the modern family

17:48 [Raw Story] IMF predicts U.S. economic growth to slow due to political havoc

17:50 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's Greens party votes on parliamentary leadership

17:50 [Deutsche Welle] Germany scores 'average' in OECD reading, math test

17:50 [CNN] Obama calls Boehner as stalemate continues over shutdown, default

17:50 [CNN] Gingrich: The startling CNN poll

17:51 [The Hindu - News] ‘Cooking doesn’t have to be slow’

17:51 [CNET News] Game console updates will come faster in the future, GameStop CEO predicts

17:51 [OpEdNews] In The Name Of Making Us "Safe," The NSA Has Shredded Privacy Rights And Now Treats All Citizens As Suspects

17:51 [Global Voices] ‘Jump off the Bridge’ If You See Tajik President's Motorcade

17:53 [Slashdot] NSA's New Utah Data Center Suffering Meltdowns

17:53 [Reuters] U.S. target in Somalia plotted serial Kenya attacks: spy report

17:53 [CNN] Obama calls Boehner as stalemate continues over shutdown, default

17:53 [CNN] Gingrich: The startling CNN poll on the shutdown

17:53 [CNN] Shutdown showdown: Where it's headed

17:53 [CNN] Report: Boy who sneaked onto airline flight called 'challenging' child

17:53 [CNN] Travel Photo of the Day

17:53 [The Hindu - Opinion] India 121st in global information and communication technology rankings

17:56 [Voice of America] N. Korea Puts Troops on Alert over Planned US-Led Military Drill

17:57 [Financial Times] Brussels seeks funds to boost sea patrols

17:59 [Big Think] Death Watch: Counting Down Your Life to Make Every Second Count

17:59 [Guardian] Britain and Iran pave way for reopening of London and Tehran embassies

18:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adrian Brooks: Government 'Slimdown'?

18:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Craig Crawford: Shut Down and Show Me The Money

18:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: A New Debt Ceiling Super Committee? Republicans Plan Negotiating Team To End Stalemate

18:02 [zero hedge] Panic: 1 Month Bill Yield Explodes, Prices At 0.35% Highest Since Lehman

18:02 [zero hedge] Yen, Abenomics and Portfolio Flows

18:02 [zero hedge] VIX Breaks 20% And Stocks Hit 1-Month Lows As T-Bill Terror Strikes

18:02 [Truthout] Exposed: California's Secret Plan to Gut Public Pensions

18:02 [Disinformation] Destroying Corporate Status Via HyperStyle

18:03 [The Onion] Infographic: History Of The Walt Disney Company

18:03 [The Onion] Your Horoscopes — Week of October 8, 2013

18:05 [NPR] Veterinarians Say Health Law's Device Tax Is Unfair To Pets

18:05 [CNN] High court divided over political donor limits

18:05 [CNN] Opinion: Real space travel much cooler than 'Gravity'

18:08 [Anarchist news] Biel-Bienne: Anarchist Bookfair 2013

18:08 [Raw Story] Ted Cruz’s strategy failed Republicans, but GOP still has leverage in the sequester

18:08 [Raw Story] Execute elephant poachers on the spot, Tanzanian minister urges

18:09 [CNN: Politics] Will glitches derail Obamacare?

18:09 [CNN: Politics] Couple provides $10 million to keep Head Start programs open

18:09 [CNN: Politics] Where is this headed?

18:09 [CNN: Politics] Obama calls Boehner as stalemate continues over shutdown, default

18:10 [NPR] Obama's Absence At Asia Summit Seen Hurting U.S. Trade

18:11 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Duke surprised by care centre dancers

18:11 [Fox News: politics] Digging In: Obama calls Boehner to say won't negotiate, plans to make statement

18:11 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Moment When Nobel Prize Winner Peter Higgs Learned That His Particle Had Been Found

18:13 [The Independent] Video: Rhino thought to be extinct caught on camera

18:13 [New Internationalist] Free the 'Hares boys'

18:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Polman: Sustainable Business: Where Our Moral Compass Meets the Bottom Line

18:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] James Nichols: Ben Stoviak, Pittsburgh Gay Man, Attacked In Alleged Hate Crime

18:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Obama To Hold News Conference Amid Shutdown, Debt Ceiling Fights

18:15 [NPR] Mental Health Care: Why Some Get It And Some Don't

18:15 [NPR] D.C. Bars And Restaurants Feel Shutdown Squeeze

18:18 [straight] If Canada spied on Brazil, it could have consequences for the Vancouver economy /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/COL_News2_2368.jpg

18:18 [straight] Halloween Video Countdown Day 8: Yeah Yeah Yeahs /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/yyys.jpg

18:19 [Truthdig] Hemlock Tea

18:20 [BBC: Entertainment] Papers' regulation plans rejected

18:20 [Slashdot] Digital Revolution Will Kill Jobs, Inflame Social Unrest, Says Gartner

18:22 [Mother Jones] Here Are the House GOPers Who Support a Clean Debt Ceiling Bill

18:22 [Mother Jones] The Shutdown Could Make This Serious Salmonella Outbreak Even Worse /files/salmonella-chick-graph-white2.jpg

18:22 [Spiegel] Rio Burning:

18:24 [Slate Magazine] Colbert: "Everybody Should Listen to the Slate Political Gabfest"

18:24 [Slate Magazine] The Philosopher and the Student

18:24 [Slate Magazine] Amnesty Is Not the Answer

18:24 [Slate Magazine] The High Seas

18:25 [The Onion] Dick Vitale Enthusiastic About Latest Al-Qaeda Plot

18:25 [Reuters] Shutdown slows aid to families of U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan

18:25 [Reuters] Germany's Greens elect new leaders before talks with Merkel

18:28 [Voice of America] Burma Pardons 56 Political Prisoners

18:29 [The Independent] Sir John Hegarty: Wearing headphones is creativity by blocking out real life

18:29 [The Independent] Dolphin killing town in The Cove to open a marine park - and continue annual slaughter

18:30 [Guardian] Green deal on energy is 'unattractive and uncompetitive', say MPs

18:30 [Deutsche Welle] Minimum wages in Africa, not a cure-all for poverty

18:30 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Supreme Court appears wary of broad campaign finance ruling

18:31 [New Statesman] Miliband's challenge: can you freeze energy bills and cut carbon at the same time?

18:32 [CNN: Health] Coping with shutdown stress

18:32 [CNN: Health] Sleep apps a warning sign

18:32 [zero hedge] Dear SEC: Show Us The Data

18:32 [Le Monde diplomatique] The data hackers

18:32 [CNN] By the numbers: Shutdown and debt ceiling

18:33 [Raw Story] Bernie Sanders: ‘Citizens United’ ruling led to the government shutdown

18:33 [Raw Story] Dawkins rips ‘sanctimonious prigs’ for ‘banning’ atheist students mocking Jesus

18:34 [Truthdig] Study Finds Modern Race Attitudes Parallel Old Slavery Zones

18:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: 'Too Pretty To Be Gay': Gender Identity Vs. Sexual Preference Debated On HuffPost Live

18:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eric Zuesse: More on How the Kochs and Their Friends Engineered the Shutdown

18:38 [Fin24 News] Zuma set to launch Saldanha Bay zone

18:39 [CNN] Tribe seeks to force NFL Redskins name change

18:40 [CNET News] Exxon, National Enquirer more deeply loved than Apple?

18:40 [NPR] Solved: The Minds Behind 'NSA' Billboard Reveal Themselves

18:41 [CNN: Money] Wall Street bets Congress will act

18:41 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Ethics of Autonomous Cars

18:42 [The Atlantic: Politics] Do Politicians Care If They Get Caught Lying?

18:44 [Telegraph] Cruise ships putting Venice 'under threat'

18:44 [Fox News] Mystery caller surprises Greta

18:44 [Fox News] Co-star: Heigl exit was ugly

18:44 [Fox News] How iOS7 makes travel easier

18:44 [Fox News] Harmon's big 'NCIS' news

18:44 [Fox News] Stunning bronze- age find

18:44 [Fox News] Did Kenny, Dolly have affair?

18:44 [Fox News] Caddy drops 2015 Escalade

18:44 [Fox News] Dogs can feel human emotions

18:44 [Fox News] Morning coffee better than sex

18:44 [Fox News] Hanks diagnosed with diabetes

18:44 [Fox News] It's tarantula mating season!

18:45 [The Hindu - News] Dalit girl raped, father threatened to withdraw complaint

18:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Ferner: 51st State Of 'North Colorado' Could Benefit Colorado Financially: Report

18:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jared Bernstein: If I Were John...

18:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Farah Mohamed: Cruz: Obama's Government Shutdown Position Compromises National Security

18:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Center for Public Integrity: Booker burying Lonegan in super PAC cash dash

18:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jessica Levinson: Much Ado About McCutcheon: The Continuing Erosion of Campaign Contribution Limits

18:47 [zero hedge] TimMoMommmmberrrr....

18:47 [zero hedge] THe WiZaRD oF PONZ...

18:47 [The Hindu - News] Plea for raising retirement age of judges rejected

18:48 [Voice of America] Spokesman says Argentine President's Surgery a Success

18:49 [BBC: Technology] Samsung devices face US import ban

18:49 [CNET News] Eyewear shopping app turns your headshot into 3D image

18:49 [CNET News] Jony Ive-designed Leica M camera makes first appearance

18:49 [Truthdig] Studying the Rich’s Pathologies

18:50 [The Hindu - News] Police confirm idol in Australian gallery was stolen from T.N. temple

18:50 [Deutsche Welle] Sierra Leone steps up security measures against terrorist attacks

18:50 [NPR] Obama Calls Boehner To Say He'll Negotiate — Later

18:50 [CNN] Investigators may take 2nd look at high school where Sandusky coached

18:52 [Mother Jones] Americans Are Poorly Educated, Part XXVI /files/blog_oecd_literacy.jpg

18:52 [Voice of America] Obama to Boehner: No Negotiations until Shutdown Ends

18:52 [Voice of America] Nobel Physics Prize Goes to "God Particle" Theorists

18:52 [CNN] Tom Hanks has Type 2 diabetes

18:53 [CNN] 'I'm the original voice of Siri'

18:54 [The Hindu - News] Police confirm idol in Australian gallery was stolen from T.N. temple

18:54 [Guardian] Press proposal for regulation royal charter rejected - Politics live blog

18:54 [Guardian] Bolotnaya trial: man sentenced to indefinite psychiatric treatment

18:54 [Guardian] Miley Cyrus: what women her age think about her

18:54 [Slate Magazine] Guilty as Charged

18:54 [Slate Magazine] Archaeologists Unearth Massive Massacre Site, Calling It “Sweden’s Pompeii”

18:54 [CNN: Entertainment] Tom Hanks has Type 2 diabetes

18:54 [CNN: Entertainment] Hogan dons thong in Miley spoof

18:55 [Financial Times] Nobel Prize for Higgs boson discovery

18:57 [OpEdNews] Racism and Cruelty Drive GOP Health Care Agenda

18:57 [BBC: Also in the news] What's behind the idea of banning 10-packs of cigarettes?

18:58 [The Hindu - News] Air Costa to take off from Oct. 14

18:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Clothier: The Vast Right-wing Conspiracy

18:59 [Truthout] The Data Hackers: Mining Your Information for Big Brother

19:00 [Telegraph] Gibraltar calls on USA to help end diplomatic row

19:00 [Guardian] EU pressed to rethink immigration policy after Lampedusa tragedy

19:02 [Fox News: politics] White House lines of communication shut down, literally, as stalemate continues

19:03 [CNET News] Samsung's acquisition shopping list zeroes in on software -- WSJ

19:03 [CNET News] Darth Vader, Spider-Pig fly at International Balloon Fiesta

19:03 [CNET News] ISPs warm to IPv6, but old-era Internet plumbing persists

19:03 [CNET News] Ballmer: Office for iPad to follow touch version for Windows

19:03 [CNN: Politics] High court divided over political donor limits

19:03 [CNN: Politics] By the numbers: Shutdown and debt ceiling

19:06 [Guardian] Government gives press three days to get behind regulation plans

19:06 [New Statesman] The retail sector falls back to earth with a bump.

19:07 [zero hedge] Kerry Kaption Kontest

19:08 [Slashdot] No FiOS In Boston? We'll Make an Ad Anyway

19:08 [The Hindu - News] Sushil Kumar spared noose in tandoor murder case

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: White House 'Deeply Concerned' By Egypt Violence

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Quora: Why Did the U.S. Government Shut Down in October 2013?

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Quora: What Does A Federal Government Shutdown Mean For People On A Practical Basis?

19:10 [Doctors Without Borders] CAR: Bringing Vaccinations and Other Services to Children in Remote, Troubled Areas

19:10 [Doctors Without Borders] MSF Begins Work in Second Gaza Hospital

19:10 [Doctors Without Borders] Treating New Malaria Cases in Chad While Preventing Future Ones

19:10 [Deutsche Welle] 'Russia's civil society is being destroyed'

19:10 [NPR] Study: U.S. Adults Below Average In Literacy, Basic Math

19:11 [The Hindu - News] Rly. Board chairman post: Kharge leaves it to Cabinet panel

19:11 [Topix Activism News] ACLU, third parties fight Ohio ballot access bill

19:11 [Topix Activism News] A look at Eritrea, an isolated African nation

19:12 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Super Committee Worked So Well Republicans Want Another One

19:13 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court raps Talwars for adopting delaying tactics, rejects plea

19:13 [Raw Story] Atheist group to Montgomery police: Stop sending evangelical pastors to crime scenes

19:13 [Raw Story] Obama administration upholds ban on some Samsung devices due to Apple patent

19:13 [Raw Story] Pentagon names envoy to finally shut down Guantanamo Bay

19:13 [Raw Story] Stocks sink as D.C. budget paralysis continues

19:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ana Benedetti: Republican Party Increases Latino Outreach By Hiring 'Hispanic Engagement Staff'

19:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chloe Fox: Frustrated By State's Inactivity, Kauai County Takes GMO Fight Into Its Own Hands

19:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Donald Cohen: When Public and Private Meet, Extra Care Is Needed

19:15 [CNN: Living] My Little Pony, TMNT face off

19:15 [CNN: Living] When a parent really isn't yours

19:15 [CNN: Living] At second life for old records

19:15 [CNN: Politics] GOP moderates huddle as conservatives set agenda

19:16 [The Independent] Steve Connor: There's hope, but still a long way to go before an effective malaria vaccine is available

19:16 [The Independent] Graff's jewels in the crown: Group unveils $500m hair piece

19:16 [The Independent] Vice-chancellor of Oxford Professor Andrew Hamilton calls for £16,000 tuition fees

19:16 [The Independent] 'What we’re really against is extremism...': The complex world of former EDL leader Tommy Robinson revealed

19:16 [The Independent] Huffin and puffin over a duffin - the doughnut-muffin hybrid raising heat between Starbucks and small pastry chain

19:16 [Telegraph] David Beckham pays himself £14.1 million

19:18 [CNN] CNN Student News - October 8, 2013

19:18 [CBC: politics] Mike Duffy, Patrick Brazeau bank records sought by RCMP

19:19 [Reuters] West unlikely to offer immediate sanctions relief in Iran talks

19:19 [Reuters] U.S. Republicans offer new plan in fiscal standoff

19:19 [The Hindu - News] Summon Gen. Singh before House, say J&K MLCs

19:19 [BBC: Science & Environment] Higgs: Five decades of noble endeavour

19:20 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown could jump start case for reform

19:21 [] Jimmy Carter Slams Growing Inequality, Crumbling Middle Class /sites/

19:21 [] UN Expert Slams US Prison System for 'Torture,' Overall Inhumanity

19:22 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Republicans offer new plan in fiscal standoff

19:22 [Mother Jones] The Shutdown Might Be Hurting the GOP's Chances in Next Year's Election

19:22 [CNN: Money] Tech stocks crushed as debt deadline looms

19:24 [Guardian] Thousands join teachers' protest in Rio

19:24 [Truthout] Last Hours of Humanity: Warming the World to Extinction

19:24 [CNET News] Next-gen Samsung Galaxy Tab could dual-boot Windows RT

19:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jon Ward: GOP Has Forgotten The Poor Once Again, Conservative Leader Says

19:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kelsey Borresen: Groom Sums Up Exactly How We Feel About The Government Shutdown (PHOTO)

19:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] James Gerken: Brayton Point Power Station Closing: Massachusetts Coal-Fired Plant Shutting Down In 2017

19:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Perry Yeatman: The Government Shutdown Isn't Because of a Resource Problem

19:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shadee Ashtari: Majority Of Texas Voters Want To Legalize Marijuana

19:25 [The Hindu - News] Army calls off Keran operation, says eight militants dead

19:29 [Big Think] Study: U.S. Adults Possess Only Average Skills

19:29 [CNN: Politics] Couple provides $10M to Head Start

19:29 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown: No one's budging

19:29 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Fall is in the Air

19:31 [The Hindu - News] Directive was in respect of all minorities: Shinde

19:31 [The Independent] The Arab Spring backlash has killed any hope of a free and fearless press

19:31 [The Independent] Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has surgery to remove blood from the surface of her brain

19:31 [The Independent] President Barack Obama issues no-surrender message on debt ceiling deal as US shutdown impasse continues

19:31 [The Independent] Rio’s class war: Brazilian teachers take pay protest on to streets

19:31 [The Independent] Man who set himself on fire on the National Mall in Washington was mentally ill

19:31 [The Independent] Film director Patrice Chéreau dies in Paris

19:31 [The Independent] Pablo Escobar’s legacy: The virgin auctions of Medellin

19:31 [New Statesman] Labour's new frontbench team: the full list

19:32 [zero hedge] Anticlimatic 3 Year Auction Follows Explosive 4 Week Bill Issuance

19:32 [OpEdNews] Jumping Aboard Fracking's Fossil Fuel Carousel

19:32 [OpEdNews] US Budget And Debt Talks To Focus On Cutting Social Security, Medicare

19:32 [BBC: Health] What's behind the idea of banning 10-packs of cigarettes?

19:32 [Disinformation] What Will The Mainstream Make of Polyamory

19:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emily Swanson: Americans Aren't Being Fooled, Know The Shutdown Is Hurting The Country: Poll

19:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: Shutdown Causes Biggest Economic Confidence Drop Since Lehman

19:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Brandeis Raushenbush: Gay Mormons: Wendy And Tom Montgomery Lead Push To Change LDS Church Stance On Homosexuality

19:35 [CNN: Politics] House Republicans say shutdown likely to drag on

19:35 [The Hindu - News] Mamata Banerjee offers assistance to Vrindavan widows

19:36 [Guardian] Muslim Brotherhood supporters defy Egypt's government with Cairo protest

19:36 [Fin24 News] IDC approves R13.1bn worth of funding

19:37 [CNN] Debt ceiling debate: Preaching to the choir

19:37 [CNN] Libya questions U.S. ambassador over al Libi capture

19:38 [CNN: Politics] Gingrich: The startling CNN poll

19:38 [Raw Story] Laura Ingraham on shutdown: ‘I’m just beginning to enjoy it’

19:39 [Slashdot] When Does the Universe Compute?

19:40 [Deutsche Welle] Frankfurt book fair opens amid debate over Apple, Amazon and Google

19:40 [NPR] Live Blog: President Obama's Press Conference

19:42 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] MSF Delivers: Overcoming Challenges in Maternal Health

19:42 [The Onion] Fanatically Devoted Nerd Could Potentially Turn On Simon Pegg At Any Moment

19:42 [The Onion] Opinion: I Wonder If My Roommate Can Hear My Girlfriend And Me Firing Civil War Cannons (by John Hallett)

19:43 [Voice of America] Guinea's President Dismisses Election Fraud Allegations

19:45 [straight] Globe and Mail publisher Phillip Crawley says he's only interested in readers who earn $100,000 /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/shutterstock_157021247.jpg

19:45 [CNET News] Google's $50 Nexus 7 microsuede smart cases arrive in four colors

19:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jeff Danziger: We Deliver

19:46 [zero hedge] Guest Post: It's Definitive - We've Reached Peak Jobs

19:46 [World Policy Institute] The World in Turbulent Waters

19:47 [OpEdNews] The Faux Hyper-Meritocracy that Threatens to Destroy Us | New Economic Perspectives

19:47 [The Independent] The Tunnel: Chunnel vision

19:47 [The Independent] Lampedusa disaster: Tunisian suspected of causing shipwreck is arrested by Italian police

19:47 [The Independent] Israeli restrictions will provide ‘bleak’ economic future in Palestine, warns World Bank report

19:47 [The Independent] Vice-chancellor of Oxford Professor Andrew Hamilton calls for £16,000 tuition fees

19:47 [The Independent] More chemical weapons inspectors on way to Syria

19:48 [CNN: Politics] Rand Paul: Two mistakes - Obamacare and shutdown

19:49 [CNN] Dental crisis could create 'State of Decay'

19:50 [CNN: Politics] No one's budging

19:50 [Truthout] William Rivers Pitt | Boehner, Obama and the Triple-Dog Dare

19:52 [OpEdNews] The Faux Hyper-Meritocracy that Threatens to Destroy Us

19:52 [OpEdNews] Republicans Are Shutting Down the Government Because They Want to Stop Obamacare

19:52 [Guardian] Thousands join teachers' protest in Rio de Janeiro

19:54 [Truthdig] The World Ponders

19:57 [Voice of America] Obama to Boehner: No Negotiations until Shutdown Ends

19:57 [Mother Jones] VIDEO: David Corn on the "Hidden Infrastructure" of the Right

19:58 [Fox News: politics] Pennsylvania man forges new path: 'Slimdown' jog gets him $100 fine

19:58 [Raw Story] Tea party leader: GOP passed ‘clean defund Obamcare’ and ‘clean delay Obamacare’ bills

19:59 [Big Think] We Need a Nobel Prize For...

19:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Grayson: Innovation Earth: Innovation, Interrupted

20:02 [Mother Jones] "South Park" Takes On George Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin and "World War Z" Mash-Up

20:02 [Telegraph] Tom Hanks admits he has Type 2 diabetes

20:02 [Telegraph] Councils could get more powers to protect communities against speculative fields of solar panels

20:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matthew Buettgens: Nearly 70 Percent of the Uninsured Will Qualify for Assistance in States Expanding Medicaid, Compared to Only 38 Percent in States Not Expanding

20:03 [Raw Story] Watch live: President Barack Obama makes statement on the budget impasse

20:03 [Raw Story] Congress keeps its ‘essential’ private gyms open during shutdown

20:03 [Raw Story] Pat Robertson: God can cause missing limbs to grow back, but don’t pray for that

20:03 [Raw Story] NSA chief open to letting an independent agency store phone data

20:04 [Guardian] Obama press conference on federal government shutdown – live updates

20:07 [BBC: Education] Oxford challenges tuition fee limit

20:07 [Voice of America] Prime Minister says Canada is Addressing Brazil Spying Allegations

20:07 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Higgs boson scientists win Nobel prize

20:09 [The Progressive] Climate Change Blamed for Rise of Terrifying Killer Hornets

20:11 [Fox News: politics] 7 things the government shut down that saved practically nothing

20:12 [CNN] Opinion: Hey Justice Scalia, let's be friends

20:12 [zero hedge] Obama To Explain His "Negotiating" Tactics - Live Webcast

20:13 [CNET News] Penny stock Tweeter's ticker symbol changed after Twitter mixup

20:14 [The Hindu - News] Electric poles on school premises to be removed

20:14 [The Hindu - News] Talks fail, power staff stand firm

20:14 [Financial Times] IMF tells nations to raise their game

20:15 [Financial Times] EU drops plan for nuclear subsidy rules

20:17 [Telegraph] New blow for HS2 as 'lost' battlefield is found on route

20:19 [straight] Vancouver Symphony Orchestra breathes life into Legend of Zelda /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_Zelda2_2390.jpg

20:20 [The Hindu - News] No worries for Hyderabad’s water supply

20:20 [The Hindu - News] Talks fail, power staff stand their ground

20:20 [The Onion] Parents Chart Child's Width On Kitchen Wall

20:22 [Fox News: politics] GOP to Obama: Send captured Libyan suspect to Guantanamo

20:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Inae Oh: Joe Lhota Told Tea Party Members That NYC Gun Laws Amount To 'Harassment'

20:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kathleen Reardon: If They'll Sit Down for a Coup of Their Own Party, What's Next?

20:22 [The Hindu - News] State asked to review nod given to projects in elephant corridors

20:22 [CNET News] Facebook wises up with dumbed-down ad tools

20:22 [Guardian] Obama says Republicans 'have decided to run out the clock' – live updates

20:23 [Fin24 News] New plan to resolve US fiscal standoff

20:24 [Raw Story] UN chief urges action on Syria humanitarian crisis

20:24 [CNN] Obama to GOP: Stop threatening Americans, vote on budget

20:24 [CNN] Opinion: Obama is right about 'Redskins'

20:24 [Slate Magazine] Are Moderate Republicans the Shutdown’s Biggest Hypocrites?

20:26 [NPR] Food Truck Pioneer Battles Food Deserts With High Cuisine

20:26 [Slashdot] Obama Administration Refuses To Overturn Import Ban On Samsung Products

20:28 [The Hindu - News] Labourer electrocuted, police constable suffers burns

20:29 [Guardian] Obama to Republicans: 'Let's stop the excuses' on shutdown vote – live

20:29 [Big Think] Study Reveals Chekhov Does Make You Smarter Than Danielle Steel

20:29 [The Progressive] How Can NSA Protect Grid from Cyberattack When It Can’t Keep Its Own Power On?

20:30 [The Hindu - News] Another round of counselling likely for left over MBBS, BDS seats

20:30 [CNET News] Amazon pushes 'login and pay' option for other sites

20:30 [CNET News] Video of angry woman using 'telekinetic' powers goes viral

20:31 [CNN] Infant TB exposure under investigation in Nevada

20:32 [CNN: Health] Infants in NICU may have been exposed to TB

20:32 [CNN: Health] Dental crisis could create 'State of Decay'

20:32 [CNET News] Intel doubles down on wearables with investment in heath tracker Basis Science

20:32 [CNN: Money] Extreme fear grips investors

20:33 [Guardian] Obama to Republicans: 'Stop the excuses' on shutdown vote – live

20:33 [CNN] Obama: Debt ceiling would hurt more than government shutdown

20:33 [CNN] Opinion: Will glitches derail Obamacare?

20:33 [Telegraph] IMF: global economy will be 'seriously damaged' if US fails to raise debt ceiling

20:33 [Telegraph] Tibetan monk who founded first Buddhist monastery in UK killed

20:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Danny Rubin: If Every Member of Congress Were a '90s TV Character...

20:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sean McElwee: The Republicans Are Winning the Shutdown

20:35 [Voice of America] Isiyaku Ahmed: Nigerian State Cracks Down on Unregulated Private Schools

20:36 [CNN] Obama willing to negotiate after shutdown, debt threat removed

20:37 [The Atlantic: International] Why Libya Is So Hard to Govern

20:37 [OpEdNews] Shootout at the APEC free-trade corral

20:38 [The Hindu - News] Illegal quarry in 117 acres of land on Bellary road, raided

20:39 [Reuters] Obama says willing to talk to Republicans, but not under duress

20:39 [The Progressive] Here’s How the Republican Nonsense Will End

20:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Karl Grossman: Tea Party Cabal in Congress and Voter Backlash

20:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Heather Taylor-Miesle: Running Clean on EPA Carbon Rules

20:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arzu Kaya Uranli: U.S. Government Shut Down But the Show Must Go On

20:41 [Guardian] Obama on shutdown: 'I will sit down to work with anyone of any party' – live

20:41 [Guardian] Bangladesh garment factory fire kills workers

20:41 [Voice of America] 23 Killed in CAR Unrest

20:41 [The Hindu - Opinion] Declining values

20:41 [The Hindu - Opinion] 1949 & 2013

20:41 [The Hindu - Opinion] Chaos in A.P.

20:41 [The Hindu - Opinion] The right to safe abortions

20:41 [] 350 Divestment Campaign the 'Most Far-Reaching Threat' to Fossil Fuel Giants: Study /sites/

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] The wrong way to fight terror

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] NOTA small matter, this

20:44 [Fox News] O IS FOR OUTRAGE Gov't gives $445M to public broadcasting amid slimdown

20:44 [Fox News] ROLES A FACTOR? Hanks has Type 2 diabetes, weight fluctuation may be factor

20:44 [Fox News] AN INSIDE JOB? Hit on Iranian scientist may be internal plot, not Israel

20:44 [Fox News] CAPITAL GRIDLOCK Truckers threaten drivers with DC Beltway protest

20:45 [Reuters] Exclusive: Brazil seeks business-friendly path to new power rate cuts

20:47 [CNN: Politics] Obama: Debt ceiling would hurt more than government shutdown

20:48 [The Hindu - News] High Court leaves it to State to protect elephants at festivals

20:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Obama Urges John Boehner To Hold Vote To Reopen Government

20:49 [Raw Story] Rep. Broun tells CNN: ‘I’m a medical doctor’ and Obamacare will ‘destroy everything we know’

20:49 [The Hindu - Opinion] An ambitious ploy in the heights

20:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cheryl Dumesnil: 'I Don't Usually Get Involved in Politics'

20:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Warren J. Blumenfeld: Open Letter to Speaker John Boehner

20:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bob Williams: Retirement Security Is at Risk in Pennsylvania

20:53 [CNET News] OS X Mavericks update expected soon after initial release

20:53 [The Hindu - Opinion] The unended Arab awakening

20:54 [Raw Story] ‘Pastafarian’ gives invocation: ‘God, you’re an agenda item on our government meeting’

20:54 [Slate Magazine] How Jamie Dimon’s Getting Away With It

20:55 [The Hindu - News] SC allows Srinivasan to take charge as BCCI president

20:55 [CNN] Life begins at 43 as Kimiko Date-Krumm wins in Japan

20:56 [Reuters: politics] Obama: hopeful won't have to prioritize payments in debt crisis

20:57 [Guardian] Obama: 'the United States has always paid its bills and will do so again' – live

20:57 [Guardian] First Help to Buy mortgage rates disappoint housebuyers

20:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Washington’s partisan squabble that could bruise the world

20:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Center for Public Integrity: Idled FEC recalling workers to fix computing crash

20:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hoyt Hilsman: The Deeper Issues in the Shutdown Crisis

20:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Janie Campbell: Alleged Miami-Dade Absentee Ballot Fraudster Agrees To A Plea Deal

20:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Celock: Brenda Barton, Arizona Legislator, Explains Why She Compared Obama To Hitler

20:59 [straight] Fun with Gewürztraminer at Good Wolfe Kitchen & Bar /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FOO_Uncorked_2390.jpg

20:59 [The Progressive] How This Nonsense Will End

21:01 [The Hindu - News] Congress overtures to JD (U)?

21:02 [Mother Jones] How Tech Companies, Surveillance Outfits, and Data Brokers Join Forces to Watch You

21:02 [OpEdNews] Darkness in North Carolina: A Vision of the World the GOP Seeks to Create

21:02 [Disinformation] Christian Dominionist Tea Party Politicians Aiming For The “End Time Transfer Of Wealth”?

21:02 [Global Voices] Syria: The Girls of Al-Tall Weave Ribbons and Freedom

21:03 [CNET News] NSA's new data center plagued by system failures

21:03 [The Hindu - News] Man held for stealing Rs. 9.13 lakh from ATM

21:04 [CNN] War of words between A-Rod, MLB continues

21:04 [CNN] HP and Google roll out intriguing $279 Chromebook

21:05 [Telegraph] 'Bluechip hacking' inquiry could be compromised by involving new police agency, warns MP

21:05 [The Hindu - News] Centre, State to come to coconut growers’ aid

21:05 [Voice of America] VOA News: 23 Killed in CAR Unrest

21:09 [Raw Story] Citizens United 2.0? Supreme Court could kill limits on political donations

21:09 [Raw Story] Court reinstates CIA’s contract with Amazon for cloud computing services

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Rainy days ahead...

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Yadgir returning to normality

21:10 [Deutsche Welle] Deadly fire in Bangladesh clothing factory

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Katherine Fung: Andrea Mitchell To Rep. Sean Duffy: 'Thanks For The Advice' (VIDEO)

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jillian Berman: If Congress Doesn't Act The U.S. Goes To Hell On Halloween

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Megan Griffo: Elle The Pit Bull Named 2013 Hero Dog By American Humane Association (PHOTOS)

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Linkins: The Surreal Logic Of The Debt Ceiling Deniers

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Abrams: Debt-Ceiling and Government Shutdown: The Way Out

21:11 [The Hindu - News] Union Cabinet clears HK special status notification

21:11 [CNN: Politics] Obama: Boehner should not delay vote

21:12 [Global Voices] Saudi Authorities Block Women Driving Websites

21:13 [CNN: Money] Five outrageous gifts for the person who has it all

21:13 [CNN: Money] Chevron asks judge to review mystery documents in Ecuador case

21:13 [The Hindu - News] Benazir assassination trial to begin afresh on October 22

21:13 [Voice of America] Obama: Shutdown and Debt Default Threat Hurt Nation's Global Credibility

21:13 [CBC: politics] Political Traction: U.S. shutdown gets Canada's attention

21:14 [CNN] Obama issues debt-ceiling warning

21:14 [CNN] Lampedusa boat sinking: Survivors recall ordeal

21:14 [CBC: politics] Mike Duffy friend paid $65K for 'no apparent work,' RCMP allege

21:15 [Slashdot] Tour Houston's Texas-Sized Hackerspace (Video 2 of 2)

21:15 [Guardian] Obama urges debt ceiling deal to avoid 'crashing' world economy – live

21:15 [The Hindu - News] Islamabad defends stand on military posts

21:15 [The Hindu - News] Discrepancy in cattle toll;panel to verify numbers

21:17 [The Hindu - News] The royal charter — a new stage in U.K. press self-regulation

21:19 [The Hindu - News] State gets exclusive sanctuary for spotted deer

21:19 [straight] Skate with style in Vans' Shani sneakers /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FAS_KoolThing_2389.jpg

21:19 [straight] B.C. Lions and Vancouver Whitecaps aim to get back in the fight /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/files/images/wide/DSC_3499_0_1.jpg

21:21 [Financial Times] Tea Party unmoved by US default threat

21:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dominique Mosbergen: Families Of Fallen Troops Denied Military Death Benefits Because Of Government Shutdown

21:23 [Reuters: politics] Obama to Boehner: hold vote on budget, debt limit

21:23 [The Hindu - News] Demands of differently-abled fall on deaf ears

21:23 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: House Republicans Continue to Blame President Obama for the Government Shutdown, and More

21:25 [Reuters: politics] Senator McCain says opposes Democrats' debt limit bill

21:25 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Senator Reid says to introduce 'clean' debt bill Tuesday

21:25 [The Hindu - News] Children of Bt Cotton

21:27 [NPR] Many Teens Admit To Coercing Others Into Sex

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Panna Ismail’s wife files habeas corpus plea

21:29 [Truthdig] Police in Mexico

21:29 [Truthdig] Justice Scalia Gets Most of His News From Talk Radio

21:30 [Reuters] Analysis: Take HP's slide personally, CEO Whitman tells employees

21:31 [The Onion] Infographic: Tips For Decorating Your Home For Halloween

21:31 [CNN] Syria Civil War Fast Facts

21:31 [CNN] 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

21:31 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien: Obama rejects GOP 'extortion' but warms to short-term agreement

21:32 [CNET News] Prong PocketPlug hands-on: The case of the missing battery

21:32 [CNN: Politics] Obama issues debt-ceiling warning

21:32 [Mother Jones] Investors Are Getting Ever More Nervous About a Treasury Default /files/blog_treasury_rates_2013_10_08.jpg

21:32 [Mother Jones] Obama Talks About the Debt Ceiling

21:33 [Global Voices] Honduras Creates Military Police to Fight Crime

21:34 [Doctors Without Borders] �An Emergency in Itself�: Mental Health Needs Among Syrians in Iraq

21:34 [Doctors Without Borders] [Voice from the Field] �We Spend Time� and We Listen�: Mental Health Care for Syrian Refugees in Iraq

21:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Sledge: NSA Transparency Effort Halted Because Of Government Shutdown

21:35 [Telegraph] EU calls for Mediterranean sea patrols after Lampedusa tragedy

21:36 [BBC: Entertainment] Hall wins BBC Short Story Award

21:36 [CNN] Argentine President Cristina Fernandez's surgery 'satisfactory'

21:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Obama Regrets Missing Asia Trip With Trade Talks

21:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jesse Lava: If You Get Sick, Pray These Guys Don't Treat You (Video)

21:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Obama Reiterates That He Won't Negotiate Until Debt Ceiling Is Raised And Shutdown Is Ended

21:37 [OpEdNews] Surveillance State Takes Offense

21:41 [The Onion] Congressional Aides Withholding Sex Until Budget Compromise Is Reached

21:41 [CNN] Child porn suspects among triple-murder suicide pact victims

21:41 [CNN] Official: Off-duty officer allegedly seen in videotape of biker attack

21:41 [The Hindu - News] India, Vietnam to strengthen defence ties

21:42 [] Supreme Court Hears Case That Could 'Empower Super-Rich to Buy Elections'

21:42 [] 'Coal Is Dead in New England': Region's Biggest Polluter Announces Plant Closure /sites/

21:42 [The Atlantic: Politics] Surveys Dramatically Underestimate Homophobia

21:43 [CNET News] Split earbuds do away with tangled cords, Bluetooth

21:43 [The Hindu - News] City witnesses three-hour power cuts

21:44 [Reuters: politics] Government shutdown boosts Democrat in Virginia governor's race

21:44 [Reuters: politics] Obama says sees no need for new committee to settle budget drama

21:44 [Fox News] DOT.GOV GOES DARK Gov't takes sites completely offline amid slimdown

21:44 [Fox News] HANKS' HEALTH SCAREStar's roles may be factor in Type 2 diabetes diagnosis

21:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: The States Hurting Most From The Government Shutdown

21:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Abu Anas Al-Libi Should Be Sent To Guantanamo, Republican Senators Argue

21:46 [The Hindu - News] Goa illegal mining case: FIR names former Chief Ministers Kamat, Rane

21:46 [The Hindu - News] Secretary's report on airport project arbitrary, says Action Council

21:46 [Slashdot] Police Demand Summary Domain Takedown, Traffic Redirection

21:48 [The Hindu - News] State to get 400 more buses under JNNURM scheme

21:48 [] Azerbaijan: Wishing Critical Media "Давай, До Свидания" During Election Campaign

21:49 [Voice of America] Obama: US Has Always Paid Its Bills

21:50 [straight] Dan Savage Podcast Episode 363: Herpes outcasts, shower ass-slapping, and how to get along online

21:50 [straight] Gastown Shop Hop corrals stylish menswear that won't break the bank /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FAS_StyleWatch4_2390.jpg

21:51 [CNN] Johnny Carson, late-night king: Inside Henry Bushkin's biography

21:51 [Telegraph] Scottish independence would 'cost thousands of defence jobs'

21:51 [Telegraph] US markets slide as Obama says 'no magic bullet' to budget talks

21:51 [Telegraph] Prestwick Airport set for public ownership

21:51 [Telegraph] Downton Abbey actress 'proud' of controversial rape scene

21:52 [The Hindu - News] High soil acidity impairing crop productivity

21:52 [The Hindu - News] Seemandhra still in the dark as talks fail

21:53 [Sydney Morning Herald] Leighton bribery scandal claims first two executive scalps

21:53 [Sydney Morning Herald] 9yo boy missing after leaving school

21:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Finocchiaro: There's A Major Foodborne Illness Outbreak And The Government's Shut Down - Wired Science

21:54 [Raw Story] California Republicans target transgender youth protections in 2014 push

21:54 [CNET News] Mom-centric flash-sale site Zulily files for $100M IPO

21:54 [CNET News] Wall Street sizes up a 13-inch iPad as Mac successor

21:55 [Deutsche Welle] Obama urges House Republicans to end 'ransom' and pass funding bill

21:56 [The Hindu - News] Odisha sounds cyclone alert

21:56 [The Hindu - News] UPA ready for Aadhaar battle on two flanks

21:57 [OpEdNews] Is Homeland Security Preparing for the Next Wall Street Collapse?

21:59 [Big Think] They Key to a Creative Partnership: Don't Argue When You're Hungry

21:59 [Big Think] New Group Joins The Affordable Internet Movement

22:00 [Voice of America] Activists: Chinese Police Fire on Protesters in Tibet, Wounding Dozens

22:00 [The Hindu - News] We can survive

22:00 [zero hedge] Obama Warns "No Magic Bullets", Exploring "All Default Contingencies"

22:00 [zero hedge] Now That The Trollin' Dollar Coin Is Back...

22:00 [zero hedge] At Least Now It's Obvious Who's In Charge

22:00 [CNN: Crime] A-Rod, MLB's war of words

22:00 [CNN: Crime] $150,000 bond for motorcyclist charged in beating of SUV driver

22:00 [CNN: Crime] Police: 4 dead in triple-murder suicide pact linked to child porn probe

22:01 [CNN: Politics] A potential opening?

22:01 [CNN: Politics] Obama provides potential opening in shutdown stalemate

22:02 [The Hindu - News] SIT asks apex court’s permission to seek death for Kodnani

22:03 [CBC: politics] New Supreme Court Justice Nadon steps aside during challenge

22:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Spencer Overton: Million Dollar Contributions Corrupt Democracy

22:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Mary Burke, Wisconsin Governor Candidate, Attacked By Right-Wing Site For Her Hairstyle

22:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Blumenthal: Justice Alito's 'Wild Hypotheticals' Claim In McCutcheon v. FEC Misses The Mark

22:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rich Tafel: The Only Upside to the Shutdown: Realizing We Need a New Political System

22:04 [The Hindu - News] Disabled cheer SC judgement on jobs

22:04 [Truthdig] Dark Money Group Wins IRS Recognition as Tax-Exempt Nonprofit

22:04 [Truthdig] Republican Knife

22:05 [Reuters] In tight decision, a Fed centrist wanted to trim QE

22:05 [Reuters: politics] Obama tells Republicans he will negotiate once they end 'threats'

22:06 [The Hindu - News] Girl elopes, father kills self

22:06 [The Hindu - News] Telangana GoM reconstituted

22:07 [Guardian] Government gives UK press three days to get behind regulation plans

22:08 [Telegraph] Best cure for a hangover? Sprite, scientists claim

22:08 [Telegraph] Founder of first Buddhist monastery in UK stabbed to death in China

22:08 [Telegraph] Spain faces £1bn bill over gas plant linked to earthquakes

22:08 [The Hindu - News] CM meets officials, reviews progress of Metro Rail

22:08 [The Hindu - News] Civic body steps up drive against illegal hoardings

22:09 [Raw Story] IRS grants tax-exempt status to conservative ‘America Is Not Stupid’ dark money group

22:10 [The Hindu - News] Telangana protests hit water supply

22:10 [Reuters] Obama tells Republicans he will negotiate once they end 'threats'

22:11 [The Onion] American Voices: Tom Hanks Has Diabetes

22:11 [The Atlantic: Technology] An Amazing New Twitter Account That (Sort of) Mimics Your Tweets

22:12 [The Hindu - News] Dead fish float on sea after oil spill

22:12 [The Hindu - News] Soon, pick up 5-kg gas cylinders off the shelf

22:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan Grim: Democracy Alliance, Network Of Rich Liberal Donors, Signals Shift Away From Partisan Political Activity

22:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: ATF: Fast And Furious Book Can Publish, But Agent John Dodson Can't 'Profit Financially'

22:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joshua A. Douglas: The Supreme Court's Conflicting Approach to Federal and State Regulation of Elections

22:14 [CNET News] Tikker watch displays constant countdown to your death

22:15 [CNN: Crime] Police: Granddaughter bludgeoned

22:15 [CNN: Crime] Investigators may re-examine school where Jerry Sandusky coached

22:16 [Topix Activism News] Russian activist Mikhail Kosenko sentenced to forced psychiatric treatment

22:17 [OpEdNews] The Koch Brothers' "Samson Option'

22:18 [The Hindu - News] Sexual harassment charge sparks stir at college

22:19 [Raw Story] Obama: ‘We can’t make extortion routine as part of our democracy’

22:22 [The Hindu - News] Use paper trail facility in polls in a phased manner, says court

22:22 [The Hindu - News] Final hearing on Aadhaar card on Oct. 22

22:23 [NPR] Botanic Garden Shuts Down, But Who'll Water The Plants?

22:23 [NPR] House GOP's Latest Idea: A Fiscal Supercommittee, Sort Of

22:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Richard C. Leone: Heads, We Win; Tails, You Lose

22:25 [Sydney Morning Herald] Search escalates for missing 9yo boy

22:25 [Sydney Morning Herald] Boy dies in motorised bicycle crash

22:28 [NPR] Shutdown Forces Antarctic Research Into 'Caretaker Status'

22:29 [Big Think] The Cheater's High: Why it Feels Good to be Unethical

22:30 [Fin24 News] Pityana: Private sector resists transformation

22:31 [zero hedge] Stocks Collapse To Biggest Two-Week Drop In 11 Months

22:31 [Guardian] Nobel laureate Peter Higgs proves as elusive as Higgs boson

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rep. Frederica Wilson: 1,000 Days of Pain

22:32 [Reuters: politics] Supreme Court appears wary of broad campaign finance ruling

22:32 [Disinformation] Half of West Virginia Cloaked in ‘Quiet Zone’ to Protect Telescope and Government Research Facility

22:32 [Disinformation] 3,000 Outraged Truckers Plan To Shutdown Washington, D.C.

22:32 [Mother Jones] Nebraska Court Nixes Teen's Abortion—Thanks to Parental Involvement Laws /files/parentalinvolvement1_0.jpg

22:33 [NPR] Health Exchange Tech Problems Point To A Thornier Issue

22:33 [CNET News] The 404 1359: Where we pillow talk with The Sleep Doctor (podcast)

22:33 [Slashdot] ESA Begins Mars Rover Tests In Chile

22:34 [Raw Story] Nashville landlords battle homelessness by renting to felons for $50 a month

22:34 [Raw Story] WATCH LIVE: Boehner responds to Obama

22:34 [Moral Low Ground] Video Shows Abuse of Mentally Ill in California Prisons

22:34 [The Progressive] J.P. Morgan - The Man and The Bank

22:38 [NPR] Amidst Big Salmonella Outbreak, USDA Says It's On The Job

22:38 [CNN] Obama issues debt-ceiling warning; Boehner says he is disappointed

22:42 [] World Bank Admits: 'Economic Growth' in Africa = Resource Extraction, Inequality, Poverty /sites/

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bob Greenstein: While Government Remains Shut Down, Republicans Propose Another Committee -- And One That's Not Supposed to Discuss Revenues

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Blumenthal: Barack Obama: Citizens United Contributes To Extreme Politics In Washington

22:43 [NPR] Flood Forensics: Why Colorado's Floods Were So Destructive

22:43 [NPR] Asian Allies Feel The Pinch Of Washington Paralysis

22:43 [CNET News] Samsung curved smartphone allegedly leaks in new image

22:43 [CNET News] Qualcomm retracts 'gimmick' comment on Apple 64-bit chip

22:46 [Voice of America] Obama: US Has Always Paid Its Bills

22:48 [] Egypt's army chief gives first account of his overthrow of Morsi

22:48 [] El Al to charge extra fee for airport no-shows

22:48 [] Yeshiva U. hires convicted sex offender as teacher

22:48 [] Israeli drone crashes into sea off central coastline

22:48 [] African migrant acquitted of sexually assaulting teen

22:48 [] Britain, Iran working toward renewing diplomatic ties, reopening embassies

22:48 [] Israel protests to UN: Iran disarmament role 'inconceivable'

22:48 [] Tel Aviv University professor shares Nobel for physics

22:48 [CNET News] Evidence of fire-raining comet that exploded over Egypt discovered on Earth

22:49 [Red Pepper] Not playing by the book: radical children’s reads

22:49 [Moral Low Ground] Dallas High School Students Defend Cristy Nicole Deweese, Former Playboy ‘Coed of the Month’ Turned Spanish Teacher

22:52 [OpEdNews] Mistrust and Resentment: Stumbling Blocks in the Way of Normal Relations between India and Pakistan

22:54 [The Progressive] Republican-led Shutdown Puts Military Death Benefits on Hold

22:54 [Slate Magazine] Meet the Smart Smoke Detector That Talks Instead of Endlessly Beeping

22:54 [Slate Magazine] Why the Higgs Is Such a Big Deal

22:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] Growing pressure over travel claims

22:57 [The Onion] NYPD Lets Suspicious Man Go After Only Finding ‘Catcher In The Rye’ In Backpack

22:58 [Electronic Intifada] Video: Israeli crowd cheers as Africans called "slaves"

22:59 [Big Think] Nielsen + Twitter = More Big Data About TV Viewership

22:59 [The Hindu - News] Standoff over privatisation of airport continues

22:59 [zero hedge] Speaker Boehner: "There's Going To Be A Negotiation" - Live Webcast

22:59 [zero hedge] Alcoa "Beats" With 80% Of "Earnings" Due To Restructuring Add Backs

23:02 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien: Boehner: GOP won't allow 'unconditional surrender' to Obama

23:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan Grenoble: Dog Poop, Hipsters More Popular Than Congress In Latest Public Policy Polling Survey

23:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Reich: Republican Crazy Talk About the Debt Ceiling

23:02 [Fox News: politics] Pentagon freezes death benefits for fallen soldiers' families

23:03 [OpEdNews] I Think I Know What the President Will Do If Congress Fails to Raise the Debt Limit

23:03 [Reuters: politics] Oklahoma Senator Inhofe recovering at home after heart surgery

23:03 [Reuters: politics] Boehner insists that Obama will negotiate over U.S. debt limit

23:03 [] Market report / TASE ignores U.S. crisis to end higher for third day

23:03 [CNET News] Apple's iPad event reportedly set for Oct. 22

23:04 [NPR] Boehner: 'There's Going To Be A Negotiation Here'

23:05 [Slashdot] NC School District Recalls Its Amplify Tablets After 10% Break In Under a Month

23:07 [Reuters] British spy chief warns Snowden data is a 'gift' for terrorists

23:07 [Reuters] Chesapeake has cut about 10 percent of its workforce

23:09 [Raw Story] Can your baby DJ? They can in New York

23:09 [The Hindu - News] Rail wheel making unit for Rae Bareli

23:09 [Truthdig] Abortion’s Back on the Supreme Court Docket

23:09 [Truthdig] Hangover

23:11 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Five Years In Limbo (And Counting)

23:11 [CNN] IndyCar Series to review safety after Franchitti crash

23:11 [The Atlantic: Technology] A Map of the Gender Gap in Science Around the Globe

23:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carl Pope: The NRA Should Offer Republicans a Lesson in Marksmanship

23:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Government Shutdown Slows Response To Salmonella Outbreak, Halts Flu Tracking

23:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] No refunds: 'dishonest' slip up

23:12 [The Atlantic: Politics] How Close Will the Supreme Court Get to Ending Campaign-Finance Laws?

23:13 [OpEdNews] Republican Crazy Talk About the Debt Ceiling

23:13 [CNN: Money] Debt fears hit markets

23:13 [The Independent] Postcard from... Spain

23:13 [The Independent] Survey reveals growing number of grandparents contributing towards their grandchildren’s university education

23:13 [The Independent] Coalition counters energy price-freeze with rail fare cap

23:13 [The Independent] On a wing and a heatwave: Exotic butterflies and moths from the continent colonising UK

23:13 [The Independent] 649,000 boarder alerts about possible drug and tobacco smuggling deleted over ten-month period, inspection finds

23:14 [NPR] Shifting Resources To Front Lines Could Protect Polio Workers

23:14 [NPR] NSA Says It Has 'Mitigated' Meltdowns At Utah Data Farm

23:14 [CNET News] Google reveals new colorful Chromebook

23:19 [Fox News] 'PAINFUL AS POSSIBLE'?GOP: Government shutting down sites with no savings

23:19 [Fox News] TODD STARNESEatery owner defies feds in 2013 Battle of Yorktown

23:20 [Deutsche Welle] EU ministers look for solutions to the refugee crisis

23:20 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Macrina Cooper-White: 10 Ways The Government Shutdown Is Squeezing U.S. Science

23:20 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sabrina Siddiqui: John Boehner On Debt Ceiling: Not Threatening Default Would Be 'Unconditional Surrender'

23:20 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arthur Delaney: North Carolina WIC Hobbled By Government Shutdown

23:21 [Reuters: politics] Obama would veto bill for new deficit-reduction panel: White House

23:22 [] 'Plain Clothes' Officers Spied on Moral Monday Organizers /sites/

23:23 [Reuters] Chesapeake slashes 10 percent of jobs as CEO cuts largesse

23:24 [Raw Story] Chevron abandons bid to explore for Lithuanian shale gas

23:24 [Truthdig] Indigenous Brazilians Launch Protests

23:25 [Telegraph] 'Worried well' just feel worse if they catch cyberchondria

23:25 [Telegraph] Ministers in new row over abortion ruling

23:25 [Telegraph] Irish terrorists are 'ragged remnants of bygone age', spy chief says

23:25 [Telegraph] GCHQ leaks have 'gifted' terrorists ability to attack 'at will', warns spy chief

23:25 [Telegraph] End to 10pc rail ticket rises announced by ministers

23:25 [Telegraph] Regulation will be imposed on press as politicians reject self-regulation

23:25 [CNN] Obama issues debt-ceiling warning; Boehner 'hopeful' for talks soon

23:26 [CNN: Entertainment] Johnny Carson: Inside Bushkin's biography

23:26 [CNN: Entertainment] Hanks has Type 2 diabetes

23:28 [Electronic Intifada] Gaza man "kidnapped" by Israel in Sinai, says family

23:28 [Voice of America] Obama: US Has Always Paid Its Bills

23:29 [CNN: Entertainment] The Buzz Today

23:30 [The Hindu - News] Revote in Maldives on October 19

23:33 [CNN] Five reasons the office will become redundant

23:34 [CNN: Politics] Obama issues debt-ceiling warning; Boehner 'hopeful' about start of talks

23:34 [BBC: Science & Environment] Extension sought for badger cull

23:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: Toughest Law Schools To Get Into: Princeton Review 2013-14 Ranking

23:40 [CNN] CNN Student News - October 9, 2013

23:41 [Telegraph] US shutdown: families of soldiers killed in Afghanistan won't get 'death gratuity'

23:42 [The Atlantic: Politics] Congress Was Warned the Shutdown Would Delay Miltiary Death Benefits

23:43 [CNN: Politics] Church and state, executive power on the docket

23:44 [Sydney Morning Herald] Unemployment due to rise: Hockey

23:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dave Jamieson: Government Shutdown Furloughs 99 Percent Of NLRB, Putting Labor Law On Hiatus

23:49 [Raw Story] Human remains found amid Costa Concordia wreckage

23:49 [Raw Story] Nobel Physics Prize honoree pays tribute to his late colleague

23:49 [NPR] Imam: 'We Can't Imagine' The Beauty Of Paradise After Death

23:50 [Guardian] Business leaders issue stark warning following OECD education study

23:50 [Slashdot] New High Tech $100 Bills Start To Circulate Today

23:50 [straight] Tony Dekker gets back to nature with Prayer of the Woods /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MUS_Dekker4_2390.jpg

23:52 [Voice of America] Italy Detains Suspected Migrant Boat Captain; Toll Rises

23:53 [Reuters: politics] U.S. financial stability group discusses debt ceiling, shutdown

23:54 [The Progressive] Sanders: The Supreme Court May Turn America into an Oligarchy

23:55 [CBC: politics] Inside Canada's top-secret billion-dollar spy palace

23:56 [Voice of America] Obama Praises Capture of African Embassies Bombing Suspect

23:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Center for Public Integrity: Supreme Court mulls axing campaign donation limits in 'McCutcheon' case

23:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arin Greenwood: Privatize The National Monuments: Well, It's One Shutdown Solution

23:58 [OpEdNews] The Failure of War as an Instrument of Foreign Policy: A More Effective Solution

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