Monday, February 8, 2016

NASA's Front-Line Defense Against Killer Rocks From Space

Free airline snacks are a good start

Gold Traders Are Betting on a Bigger Comeback

How Six Brokers Walked Free After Unraveling of U.K. Libor Case

Neighbors Had Doubts About Complex That Collapsed in Taiwan Quake

Syrians Desperate to Escape What U.N. Calls ‘Extermination’ by Government

Heavy Snowfall in New England Breaks Through Lull of Mild Winter

Facebook Loses a Battle in India Over Its Free Basics Program

Beware the Friendly, Popular Types

Sibelius Symphonies

Millions could die as world unprepared for pandemics,

Mission filmmakers’ space an artistic beacon amid gentrification

Here's What Executives Say About Possibility of U.S. Recession

Debate slip-up seems to halt Rubio’s momentum

Clinton looks to sisterhood, but votes may go to Sanders

Zika prompts urgent debate about abortion in Latin America

And the winner is....



Cartoon

Cartoon “Trump can talk all he wants about torture, but Christie is actually doing it.”

Sophie Tucker: Everybody loves a fat girl

Leaflets pulled due to boob over Bobby

Chesapeake Energy Says It Has No Plans to Pursue Bankruptcy (they say)

Canada IS airstrikes: Trudeau announces 22 February end date

Dow Down


Step by Step on a Desperate Trek by Migrants Through Mexico

Don't ever do this if you're indecisive

Obama to request $1.8bn to fight Zika

Migrants die as boat sinks off Turkey

Continuity IRA claims murder of David Byrne

German plan to impose limit on cash transactions met with fierce resistance

Dow Tanks



Schriftsteller und Moderator: Roger Willemsen ist tot

Osborne may have to lift taxes to balance the books,

Racial Justice Is the Key to Democracy Reform

European Stocks Fall, Credit Weakens as Signs of Distress Abound

Bruce Gilden’s Mardi Gras

Bernie Sanders and the future of the American left

Taiwan earthquake death toll likely to exceed 100

Goldman Sachs Says Defy ‘Mr. Market’ as Recession Risk Still Low

Currency Traders Are Left Out of New Wall Street

Guggenheim's $240 Billion Man Says Nasdaq to Tumble Below 3,800

European Stocks Fall

Ireland Election 2016: FF hoping to build on signs of forgiveness

Lunar New Year in pictures

Economists Against the Draft - The New York Times

Geneva Brims With Totems of Peace and War

Beyond Volkswagen, Europe’s Diesels Flunked a Pollution Test

West Bank Settlers’ Listings on Airbnb Draw Palestinian Anger Because They Are Illegal

Letter from Donetsk

A Powerful Documentary About Pakistan’s Honor Killings

The Eviction Epidemic

Bill Clinton, After Months of Restraint, Unleashes Stinging Attack on Bernie Sanders

A Hopeful Look to the Year of the Monkey

Why an Indian lawyer tried to sue God

Napoli fans wear masks of Kalidou Koulibaly in protest against racism

Led Zeppelin's Long Stairway to Trial

The Plot to Steal the Color White From DuPont