This simple jQuery and PHP feed loader is a dead simple and effective way of adding the contents of a news feed to any page you choose. Inserted into a page using only jQuery, it’ll allow you to keep your users up to date (even if you are using a (light-weight PHP framework) with whatever’s happening right now with it’s inline Ajax powered reload.
The address of the feed to be displayed is determined in rssfeed.php (contained within archive provided below), you can edit it as you see fit. Once this edit has taken place the demo should function perfectly, displaying the most recent entry from the specified feed.
As always, if you have any questions feel free to ask in the comments.