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Monitor Articles for October 8, 2009
Earthquake preparation pays off for Indonesian village
Pakistan's Pashtuns, looking for statehood, may look to Taliban
Indian embassy in Afghanistan attacked: Was Pakistan involved?
Berlusconi set to fight sex scandals and corruption charges
Jerusalem's grand mufti: Israel wrong to block Al-Aqsa Mosque
Yemen's strikes against Shiite rebels leave 30,000 refugees
Kashmir: India kills rebels from group behind 2008 Mumbai attacks
Al Qaeda urges Uighur jihad in China. So what?
Herta Mueller: No nostalgia for Communism
World's top 200 colleges: an educated guess?
No more free lunch in communist Cuba
Lubanga trial: Is an army of child soldiers a war crime?
Thailand: Knitting for charity creates a new social fabric
How's Obama at hoops? His trash talk is politically correct.
New healthcare bill won't hurt deficit. What about your wallet?
Star gazing with the Obamas on the White House lawn
Obama declares small victory in war on home foreclosures
Senate Finance healthcare bill: Costs may be felt on Main St.
Sanford uses Jedi mind trick to get out of speeding ticket
Afghanistan: more troops or missile strikes? Both, actually.
Supreme Court weighs arguments over Mojave cross
Beyond Letterman, office romance a prickly issue in US workplaces
Two ways Chicago can curb its youth violence epidemic
After L.A. wildfire, danger of mudslides
Is this the year - at last - for the New York Yankees?
Mississippi mandates civil rights classes in schools
Swine flu vaccine: Is it ethical to say no?
A reformed Islam could save Afghanistan
The Berlin Wall: what really made it fall
In praise of the late Gourmet
The Monitor's View
Health care costs that count in the Senate Finance bill
Talk to the Editor with John Yemma for October 8: Congress
Money Daily Brief: Australia sees employment surge
This week's Top 8 intriguing job offers
Why aren't we harnessing waste heat?
Video: Squeezing water from the Himalayas
Mighty caribou herds dwindle, warming blamed
Gaming goes hollywood
iPhone 3.1.2 OS billed by Apple as a bug-killer
Twitter timeline down? It's not just you.
Microsoft will not challenge Amazon Kindle for e-reader market
NASA moon bombing: It's true, but don't worry
What do Microsoft and Google want with Twitter?
Ulysses and Us
Bestselling hardcover books, according to IndieBound*
Bestselling paperback books, according to IndieBound*
Bestselling children's books, according to IndieBound*
The Other Half of My Soul
Herta Müller takes the Nobel prize for literature
Asteroid 'Apophis' will miss us this time; but 2068? Stay tuned
In praise of verbal 'turn signals'
Keeping one's thought and environment garbage-free
Retirement doesn't slow down the Tomato King
Get rid of your lawn