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Monitor Articles for January 10, 2011
Lone ranger: Tucson's tough-talking sheriff suddenly has national spotlight
Nihilism or Sarah Palin: What motivated Arizona shooting suspect?
A shaved, shackled Jared Lee Loughner is ordered held; Jan. 14 hearing set
Jerry Brown's budget for California is 'honest' and 'very painful'
Tom DeLay, former House majority leader, sentenced to three years in prison
Gold rush: Biggest California nugget up for sale
Study: If aliens exist, they probably want to destroy us
Why Jared Loughner was allowed to buy a gun
South Sudan upbeat amid vote, but threat of border violence casts shadow
Jared Lee Loughner: seeking insight from his reading list
Supreme Court: Did it just hint at stance on a health-care law challenge?
Auburn vs. Oregon: How much do you know about the BCS national championship game? Take our quiz
In search for Earth-size world, a historic first: Kepler finds rocky planet
Where did House and Senate's big gavels come from?
Kepler-10b: NASA discovers smallest planet outside our solar system
Motorola Atrix: Smartphone or laptop? You decide.
A month’s rent for a night at the pet hospital
Nintendo 3DS warning: Just being honest, Nintendo exec says
Best evidence yet that a Verizon iPhone will arrive this week
BCS national championship: So you call yourself an Oregon Ducks football fan? Take our quiz
In Nigeria, political excitement comes long before the general election
Northeast US saw record heat in 2010
Arizona shooting: Seven times politics turned to threats or violence last year
Are the rich hurting the poor?
Arizona shooting: Don't blame Sarah Palin -- get public schools to discuss politics
Spain's ETA promises cease-fire but many don't believe them
In Arizona shooting, Europe sees an America gripped by doubt, pessimism
Heating oil prices rise after Alaska pipeline leak
Five controversial Jewish neighborhoods in East Jerusalem
Car of the year? Volt. Truck? Explorer.
BCS national championship: So you think you’re an Auburn football fan? Take our quiz
Do we need a code of conduct for space?
Jared Lee Loughner: what is known about Tucson, Arizona, shooting suspect
The Monitor's View
Arizona shooting: An isolated case with broad ramifications
Thailand's antigovernment red shirts gear up for elections
Rogue websites are stealing American jobs and property. Will Congress act?
South in icy grip, as latest winter storm defies warming predictions
What to watch for as South Sudan turns out for referendum vote
Could North Korea bring South Korea and Japan together?
Israel hotel demolition escalates fight for East Jerusalem
Want to eat great and spend less? Cook at home. Start by rejuvenating your pantry.
Attacks on US forces still an option, says Muqtada al-Sadr upon return to Iraq
Only a united, federal Europe can end its financial turmoil
Australia flooding racks up a hefty bill
Hold up: Repealing health reform costs $230 billion??
Embracing Tucson after the shootings
Two breakfast potato recipes
Giffords shooting: What the Civil War can teach us about political restraint
On the worthlessness of Japanese government debt
Using hands-on philanthropy to bring Haiti relief
10 interesting facts about the Bowl Championship Series
Gabrielle Giffords shooting: a leadership moment for Obama, Boehner
Iran plane crash latest to afflict aging fleet
The post-Christmas toy challenge
What if houses lasted months instead of decades?
Tunisian protests escalate, reflecting widespread discontent
Beijing traffic lottery begins: 1 in 10 will get to buy a license plate
Stock market plunge sparks Bangladesh protests
Death to the BCS
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