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Monitor Articles for July 15, 2010
Why financial reform might not work as intended
BP halts Gulf oil spill leak for first time as crucial test begins
iPhone 4 case: What does Apple have on the agenda?
Goldman Sachs $550 million settlement a 'stark lesson' for Wall Street
Prescription drug abuse surged 400 percent in past decade
Ahoy at the World Trade Center! Ship discovered.
Iran nuclear defector: Three reasons he might have gone back
Senate passes financial reform. Will it help the economy?
Top Picks: 'Through a Dog's Eyes,' 'Climate Refugees,' small donations, and more recommendations
Off on the trail of the false scent
Point of View: Stage left
Out of the car and off the grid
How to be a mother bird
Band practice for refugees
Why Obama is putting so much stock in battery technology
DC's gay marriage law survives court challenge
Elections in Burma (Myanmar) won't be fair, but they will be significant
Gay marriage in DC cannot be put to a vote, court rules
Earth's upper atmosphere collapses. Nobody knows why.
Is Apple really readying a pint-sized MacBook Air?
Mexico City promises free honeymoon to Argentina's first gay married couple
Inception: movie review
Twilight of London's black cab?
Getting stuck with fake money in South Africa
What Iraq needs now: tourism
Huge flaming planet has a tail like a comet
The obligations of wealth
Why diamonds can't be Robert Mugabe's best friend
Tour de France Stage 11 turns into 'gladiator arena'
Boeing 787 flights could be delayed
In Kenya slums, women risk rape daily to get to a bathroom
BP oil spill: 'Mystery plumber' may be brains behind containment cap
Northern Ireland riots raise worries about 'bad old days'
Weapons in space: Do we have enough?
Janet Yellen: How nominee would shape Federal Reserve policy
Tiger Woods and others chasing Rory McIlroy after first round of British Open
Unemployment benefits claims fall, manufacturing stumbles
North Korea meets with US as food shortages hammer North
iPhone case could 'Bumper' up signal strength for Apple's latest version
The press-room politics of a hidden White House swimming pool
Is Washington poised to create another bubble?
In Latin America first, Argentina legalizes gay marriage
Superstition Mountains search turns up no sign of missing men
New lives for sex workers in the Dominican Republic
BP oil spill continues with new untested cap in place
'Smart' TV remote promises to recognize who you are
The Monitor's View
FCC must appeal ruling against its indecency regulations
In diverting Libya aid ship, Israel implements lessons from Gaza flotilla raid
John Daly, golf's best sideshow, still entertains at Open
In baseball and the estate tax, timing is everything
Would Elena Kagan bow out of a health-care reform case?
Air Force to convert F-16s to drones, shoot them down
India's new currency symbol puts rupee in the money
Double-dip? Right now, it's hard to predict.
Mickey Mouse swastika art sparks anger in Poland
Madam Speaker: Why No. 2 matters
Astronomers observe formation of humongous star
Does the FTC really protect consumers?
Iran nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri arrives home. What next?
Why foreign consumers won't rescue American jobs
Tour de France: Locals love race, even without a French winner
Supply and demand in a recession
Consumer gloom, small biz misery
Large mammals vanishing from African national parks
As US hands over last prison in Iraq, a glimpse at how detainees lived
New unemployment benefits claims plunge, but the good news may be temporary
Arizona immigration law heads to court, with $1.2 million war chest
Rehab for Afghan children dependent on opium
Adoption and hope
Pakistani Taliban release Faisal Shahzad's martyrdom tape [video]
Profiles in Courage: Chats with independent bookstore owners, Part IV
Fur, Fortune, and Empire
Bestselling books the week of 7/15/10 according to IndieBound*
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