Daily Archives: August 12, 2014

Consumer Activists Put Pressure on Retailers to Drop Triclosan – Businessweek


http://mobile.businessweek.com/news/2014-08-13/consumer-activists-put-pressure-on-retailers-to-drop-triclosan

Welcome to Forbes


http://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx_mobile.html

Transcending Obamacare: An Introduction To Patient-Centered, Consumer-Driven Health Reform – Forbes


http://www.forbes.com/sites/theapothecary/2014/08/13/transcending-obamacare-an-introduction-to-patient-centered-consumer-driven-health-reform/

HTC is bringing its in-house apps to the rest of Android


http://www.engadget.com/2014/08/13/htc-creative-labs-apps-android/?ncid=rss_truncated

Russia Sends Aid Convoy to Eastern Ukraine – WSJ


http://m.us.wsj.com/articles/russian-aid-convoy-leaves-for-ukraine-1407824191?mobile=y&mg=reno64-wsj&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304266204580086771267312854.html

U.S. and Iran agree in supporting new Iraqi prime minister, putting pressure on Nouri al-Maliki to leave office – NY Daily News


http://m.nydailynews.com/news/world/iraqi-pm-security-forces-stay-political-fight-article-1.1900762

Iraq crisis puts Obama’s foreign policy in crosshairs


http://m.smh.com.au/world/iraq-crisis-puts-obamas-foreign-policy-in-crosshairs-20140813-103g9z.html

Tobacco giant ready to sue UK


Tobacco giant ready to sue UK http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-28756896

Russian aid or Trojan Horse?


Russian aid or Trojan Horse? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28752878

Brazilian author Marcelo Rubens Paiva’s hopes for justice


Brazilian author Marcelo Rubens Paiva’s hopes for justice http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28674225

The threat of Pakistan’s angry young marchers


The threat of Pakistan’s angry young marchers http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-28753844

Asia is Pope’s ‘greatest challenge’


Asia is Pope’s ‘greatest challenge’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28755656

Once-Only Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Screening Cuts Colorectal Cancer –Doctors Lounge


http://www.doctorslounge.com/index.php/news/pb/48839

Report: LAPD shoots, kills unarmed black man


http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/12/lapd-shooting-ezell-ford/13985607/

Obama Administration Loosens Ban on Lobbyists in Government – NYTimes.com


http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/13/us/politics/obama-administration-loosens-ban-on-lobbyists-in-government.html?_r=0&referrer=

Detroiters ask governor to declare state of emergency


http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/12/detroit-flooding-declare-emergency/13978967/

Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor – Houston Chronicle


http://m.chron.com/news/science/article/Asbestos-pushed-in-Asia-as-product-for-the-poor-5682686.php

Connecticut nuclear plant had 3 safety violations – Houston Chronicle


http://m.chron.com/business/energy/article/Feds-cite-Millstone-for-3-minor-safety-violations-5683710.php

Maliki’s Bid to Keep Power in Iraq Seems to Collapse – NYTimes.com


http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/13/world/middleeast/maliki-seems-to-back-away-from-using-military-force-to-retain-power.html?_r=0&referrer=

http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/robin-williams-death


http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/robin-williams-death

Babies ‘rapid brain growth revealed’


Babies ‘rapid brain growth revealed’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-28740495

UK warns Moscow over aid mission


UK warns Moscow over aid mission http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-28766869

Youth unemployment major problem


Youth unemployment major problem http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-28765465

Mexican mine ‘slow to report leak’


Mexican mine ‘slow to report leak’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28765190

GM flies ‘could save crops’


GM flies ‘could save crops’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-28744701

First female winner for maths medal


First female winner for maths medal http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-28739373

Sony reveals PlayStation TV launch


Sony reveals PlayStation TV launch http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-28765992

Danes link listeria deaths to meat


Danes link listeria deaths to meat http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28761463

Deadly Ecuador quake rattles Quito


Deadly Ecuador quake rattles Quito http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28767140

US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89


US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-28767401

Sigmoidoscopy Does Cut Risk of Dying From Colon Cancer: Study


http://consumer.healthday.com/cancer-information-5/colon-cancer-news-96/sigmoidoscopy-cuts-risk-of-dying-from-colon-cancer-study-690707.html

Too much water, gatorade blamed for death of teen football player – UPI.com


http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2014/08/12/Georgia-teen-dies-after-drinking-too-much-water-at-football-practice/8841407881324/

Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients – WebMD


http://www.m.webmd.com/heart-disease/news/20140812/common-irregular-heartbeat-may-pose-risks-for-surgery-patients

President Obama and Hillary Clinton to meet again after Clinton bashed the President’s foreign policy – NY Daily News


http://m.nydailynews.com/news/national/president-obama-hillary-clinton-meet-clinton-bashed-president-foreign-policy-article-1.1900584

Twitter says as many as 23 million accounts connect with automated services – CNET


http://www.cnet.com/au/news/twitter-reveals-23-million-of-accounts-active/

German artists Mischa Leinkauf, Matthias Wermke claim they were behind Brooklyn Bridge white-flag stunt: report – NY Daily News


http://m.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/german-artists-behind-b-klyn-bridge-flag-stunt-article-1.1901151?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+nydnrss%2Fsports%2Fhockey%2Fdevils+(Sports%2FHockey%2FDevils)

Ferguson Police Cite Safety Risk in Decision Not to Name Officer in Shooting – NYTimes.com


http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/13/us/ferguson-police-cite-safety-risk-in-decision-not-to-name-officer-in-shooting.html?_r=0&referrer=

Colombian drought triggers clashes


Colombian drought triggers clashes http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28754687

Car hire prices ‘unfairly vary’


Car hire prices ‘unfairly vary’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-28756674

Vodafone ‘worst for rural calls’


Vodafone ‘worst for rural calls’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-28758595

just a thought: Robin Williams


Robin Williams was one of the people who actively fought for what he believed in (with the vast majority of people), and had the courage to make politicians to see their real reflection in the mirror of history…”

this pressed at EUZICASA: from Encyclopédie Larousse en ligne – préhistoire


 

Encyclopédie Larousse en ligne – préhistoire.

this pressed: from lovepanky – How to Love Someone without Smothering Them – Lovepanky


Embedded image permalinkHow to Love Someone without Smothering Them – Lovepanky.

or ⇒ Don’t pass the onion please!

A la découverte de l’encyclopédie Larousse (access here)


A la découverte de l'encyclopédie Larousse

A la découverte de l’encyclopédie Larousse (access here)

memento: Robin Williams “Good Morning Vietnam”



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Good Morning Vietnam-Best Scenes

Robin Williams Walk of Fame

Robin Williams Walk of Fame (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

this Pressed: What the Democratic Party Does Well: Doing Itself In | Ralph Nader


Ralph Nader at Emory

Ralph Nader at Emory (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

(Consumer advocate, lawyer and author)

“My message to Democrats is: Dump your corporate consultants. Just campaign for the necessities of the people. And publicize those Republican votes crisply, widely and repeatedly.”

via What the Democratic Party Does Well: Doing Itself In | Ralph Nader.

Greece to drop ‘eternal students’


Greece to drop ‘eternal students’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-28753503

Libyan police chief ‘assassinated’


Libyan police chief ‘assassinated’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-28760795

Greek tomb is ‘important discovery’


Greek tomb is ‘important discovery’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28758920

Rising economies ‘ahead on climate’


Rising economies ‘ahead on climate’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-28744469