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Monitor Articles for January 7, 2009
Venezuela's Chávez shuts off free oil program for US poor
Charter 08 worries China
Female cops test traditional gender roles in Afghanistan
In Ukraine dispute, Russia cuts gas supplies to Europe
Deepening Israeli assault on Hamas divides Arab world
Hamas rockets rain on Israeli towns
Israel agrees to brief bombing break in Gaza
Reporters on the Job
Green revolution: still possible amid deep recession?
In red, states seek tax hikes
Watching Obama sell his economic stimulus plan
Obama inherits $1.2 trillion deficit – even before new stimulus
Want to watch Obama's opening inaugural festivities? Better get HBO
Fallout from Madoff scandal: new safeguards?
Obama said to pick a spy chief with little intelligence experience
Letters to the Editor
The American Century isn't over
Universal healthcare and the waistline police
The Monitor's View
Obama's kitchen-sink economics
A coal giant rethinks coal
Jungle diary, part 4: Cannibals, hunters, and home
As beetle invasion rages, a debate over logs
The top science stories of 2008
CES Preview Day Two: Gadgets galore
What I Saw and How I Lied
The World is Flat
Another posthumous Tolkien tale
"Conversations with God" author charged with plagiarism
Light pollution becomes a polarizing issue
Pie crust: a baker's triumph
Want fruit with that burger?
The big barrier to a clean kitchen
Don't let fear make your decisions
How many kinds of greens are there, anyway?