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Monitor Articles for May 27, 2010
In offshore drilling freeze, rumblings of a new era for oil industry
Active hurricane season ahead: too soon to tell oil spill's impact
Indonesia's Aceh province enacted a strict Muslim law Thursday: A tight pants ban
BP Gulf oil spill: Congress zeroes in on federal oversight
National Security Strategy: Derailed by debt?
Texas memorial planned for fallen soldiers of Iraq, Afghanistan wars
The BP 'top kill' live feed: The armchair explorer's guide
Test of scramjet-powered X-51A engine [VIDEO]
Obama press conference: 'anger and frustration' over oil spill
Relief in Swat Valley over reported death of Taliban Maulana Fazlullah
Kingston manhunt for Dudus Coke continues as death toll hits 74
BP oil spill: an unexpected laboratory for deep-sea disaster
With US debt, two clocks are ticking
BP oil spill update: Smooth sailing for 'top kill,' MMS director ousted
Brand management or competition restriction: Antitrust and pro sports
Jupiter's icy moon Europa rich in oxygen, study finds
Tajikistan pines for old Soviet Union strength
Somali diplomat says al-Shabaab terrorist may be trying to get to Texas
BP oil spill worse than Exxon Valdez, according to government estimates
Moscow turns ownership of public monasteries over to Orthodox Church
Israel's concern: Gaza aid flotilla will help Hamas
Dolphins, sea lions to protect US Navy sub base
Alaska delegation split on 'don't ask, don't tell'
Scientists figure out why black holes 'light up' when galaxies collide
Madagascar bird, alaotra grebe, declared extinct
Bestselling books the week of 5/27/10, according to IndieBound*
Obama's busy Memorial Day weekend: Arlington cemetery loses out
Moon dust may shed light on solar system nitrogen
Amid oil spill bout, hackers take over BP Twitter feed
North Korea threatens to attack ships; South Korea holds navy drills
Political coup? Israel welcomed into OECD despite criticism over Gaza, settlements.
The Monitor's View
Sen. Kerry makes his case for an energy bill
Scramjet-powered X-51A Waverider missile breaks Mach 5 record
Want to understand what makes a jihadist tick? Read Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s “Nomad.”
Did BP intentionally 'low-ball' the extent of the Gulf oil spill?
Economic segregation rising in US public schools
German agency may sue Facebook if it doesn't approve of privacy changes
President Obama: Government is in charge of oil disaster response
Why we can't afford to extend the Bush tax cuts
BP oil spill: harrowing escapes of Deepwater Horizon survivors
US Air Force's X-51A Waverider scramjet sets hypersonic flight record
Latest investment tip in China: Mung beans
Cheonan attack may be tied to North Korean succession
Why economic exchange sustains us
Coming soon to your phone: Norton antivirus software
Doodle 4 Google: 9-year-old's drawing hung on the biggest fridge of them all
Russia bombing: Jihadis or sign of other trouble in north Caucasus?
10 video games that should be made into movies
How will the iPad change comic books?
Gulf oil spill now bigger than Exxon Valdez disaster
Could the 2010 Celtics beat the 1986 Celtics?
Comic book biographies: Illuminating or illiterate?
Two protesters are arrested at planned nickel mine
Free iPads for European Union MPs?
Afghan police say Pakistani Taliban leader killed in clash
Talk to the Editor for May 27: Tension in Korea
Vienna ranked best city in world; Baghdad worst
Gulf oil spill could be 'Obama's Katrina,' says top Republican McCarthy
Democrats stop bid to send 6,000 troops to US-Mexico border
US analysts expect at least seven Atlantic hurricanes this season
Lawyer to discuss strategy with ex-Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick
In Louisiana, people hope – and pray – for a Gulf oil spill miracle
New privately owned rocket's launch date delayed to June
Whistlerblower 'Koala Boy' casts doubt on Philippines election results
US wants GPS technology on all planes that use nation's busiest airports
Does changing the 1099 rules set the stage for a new value added tax?
Tensions rise at the DMZ between North Korea and South Korea
Scandal means extra publicity for children's book author Sarah Ferguson
Thailand’s crisis and free speech: What should happen now?
Blunt talk on TV: Will Simon Cowell and his frank style be missed after his exit from American Idol?
A way to good mental health
GDP Q1 report shows growth
MVP of Obama's security team: Hillary 'the hammer' Rodham Clinton
Congress could vote on 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Thursday
Sen. John Kerry: an alternative to offshore oil drilling
Russia terror attack kills six, wounds dozens in North Caucasus