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Monitor Articles for October 14, 2009
Nicaragua's newest tycoon? 'Socialist' president Daniel Ortega.
Is mass wedding the last for Unification Church's Sun Myung Moon?
Top Pakistan university to ban kissing
Why Pakistanis would reject $7.5 billion in US aid
Britain's Brown considers 500 more soldiers in Afghanistan
What needs to be solved for Fatah-Hamas reconciliation
North Korea, in positive sign for dialogue, regrets deadly flood
CERN physicist accused of terror links. What access did he have?
Italy's Mussolini earned $6,000 a week as WWI agent for Britain
Video: The steeplechase of bicycle racing
Call Stalin a murderer? Russian judge says an opposition weekly can.
Dubai: Opulent metro little more than a joy ride
As Honduran foes near a deal, crisis 'almost at an end'
Did Rev. Sun Myung Moon invent the mass wedding?
Who's Alan Frumin and why might he shape US health reform?
Schwarzenegger signs bill to crack down on paparazzi
Gay rights advocates win a round on California's Prop. 8
How Senate Democrats can get to 60 votes on healthcare
Healthcare reform has turned into a roller derby, AARP says
Our top ten favorite John Wooden quotes
Explosive Gaza report is back before UN Security Council
Supreme Court to hear case on property seized in drug busts
USS New York, made with World Trade Center steel, heads home
US healthcare overhaul: five lessons from abroad
In Germany, mineral baths and Bismarck
In France, a compact with the family
In Singapore, shopping for a hospital
In Japan, cutting costs with seaweed and sit-ups
In Taiwan, your medical file on a card
Child abuse: when family courts get it wrong
Gender-selective abortion in India is on the rise
The Monitor's View
Hungry? One-sixth of humanity feels the same.
JPMorgan earnings show 'too big to fail' banks getting bigger
Obama: give seniors an extra $250 each
Obama 'pay czar' lacks clout to stop $198 million in AIG bonuses
Money Daily Brief: Asian stocks highest in a year
Dow surges past 10000 for first time in a year
Earth Talk – hybrid engines for boats
Halo cloud over Moscow creates UFO buzz
Epcot Center thrill ride is strictly a DIY affair
Can Apple really seal off the iPhone from jailbreakers?
Is a Barnes & Noble e-reader nearing production?
Nintendo unveils a new line of Wii accessories
'Bike there' directions coming to Google Maps
Hope for Animals and Their World
Monitor Books - Oct. 13, 2009
Draft created on October 14, 2009 at 9:48 am
My Grandfather’s Son
Monitor reviews of National Book Award nominees
Keeping healthcare choices broad
Choosing the right fertilizer for your lawn or garden
How to test your soil
Putting the vegetable garden to bed