Monthly Archives: November 2013

Man shot dead as Thai protests escalate – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Man shot dead as Thai protests escalateTelegraph.co.ukIt was not immediately known who fired the shots or what side the victims were on. National Police Deputy Spokesman Anucha Romyanant said the dead man was a 21-year-old male with two bullet … Continue reading

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Researchers develop 3D-printed, urine-powered robot heart

Last month, scientists at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory in the UK announced they had successful create a prototype robotic "heart" that runs on human urine, fabricated with a 3D printer. For now, researchers built only the heart itself out of … Continue reading

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North Korea: American tourist has confessed to ‘hostile acts’

North Korea state media claims the elderly US tourist detained for more than a month has apologised for alleged crimes Asia homepage

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Ecosphere Technologies Inc: A Diversified Water Engineering Company WIth Significant Long-Term Upside Potential

ByTom Shaughnessy: Ecosphere Technologies Inc: A Diversified Water Engineering Company Wi th Significant Long-Term Upside Potential Introduction: I am always on the hunt for a solid long-term play in the water sector. In such a fragmented market, it is hard … Continue reading

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Liverpool interested in Salah; Manchester United eye move for Angel Di Maria?

Liverpool interested in Salah; Manchester United eye move for Angel Di Maria? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool are interested in FC Basel forward Mohamed Salah, who caught the eye balls of scouts of top clubs yet again, following his … Continue reading

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Three Vietnamese Children Injured, One Critically, by War-Era Ordnance – Reuters AlertNet

Three Vietnamese Children Injured, One Critically, by War-Era OrdnanceReuters AlertNetThree Vietnamese Children Injured, One Critically, by War-Era Ordnance. Source: Clear Path International – USA – Sat, 30 Nov 2013 03:07 PM. Author: James Hathaway · hum-war · hum-peo · Enlarge … Continue reading

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Shots fired as Thai anti-government protests turn violent – Reuters UK

San Francisco Chronicle Shots fired as Thai anti-government protests turn violentReuters UKBANGKOK (Reuters) – Gunshots were fired and an anti-government crowd attacked motorcyclists and vehicles near a stadium rally by supporters of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Saturday, as … Continue reading

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The Weekender: picking presents, filming football, and fleeing flash sales

Can Spike Lee translate a cult classic Korean film? Not perfectly, but there's still a lot to like: Lee imbues Oldboy with his signature style without losing some of the film's wildest traits. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Violent scenes as police clear Ukraine protest camp

Ukrainian riot police use force to remove hundreds of pro-EU protesters from Kiev’s main square Asia homepage

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Astoria Financial: Rising Rates Are A Major Positive, But May Be Baked Into Price

By Ashleigh Rogers: Astoria Financial (AF) is a small (~$ 1.4B market cap) thrift operating in the New York City area. The firm is one of the most interesting small financials I follow because it has a lot going for … Continue reading

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