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Monitor Articles for October 11, 2011
Wall Street jobs: 4,100 lost, 10,000 more at risk
GOP presidential debate: Has Herman Cain trumped Rick Perry?
US alleges Iranian plot to kill Saudi ambassador: How it unfolded.
Bonds say 60 percent chance of recession
'Phoenix Jones' is unmasked, but not alone: Five other real-life superheroes
Does open-carry gun ban make California safer?
How will US retaliate against Iran for alleged assassination plot?
Occupy Wall Street: Who are targets of 'millionaires march'?
Iran assassination plot: Terrorists join forces with Mexican drug cartels?
Assassination plot? Why Iran and Saudi Arabia are such bitter rivals
Bestselling books the week of 10/13/11, according to IndieBound*
Small businesses: Building community through hiring
Why Mitt Romney called out Rick Perry on Mormonism 'cult' claim
Stocks mixed ahead of Slovakia vote on rescue fund
Coptic Christians in Egypt battle state's version of deadly protest
Gilad Shalit release: Why Israel and Hamas agreed to a prisoner swap
US uncovers $1.5 million Iranian plot to kill Saudi ambassador
The Monitor's View
Vinegar of politics needs honey of civility
Kraken monster ruled ancient seas? Scientists wary of new theory.
China's $240 billion foreign aid
Why Herman Cain's poll numbers might rise even higher
Sudan, South Sudan take step toward resolving border and oil disputes
“We are what we read”: 4 lessons from David McCullough
Why Pedro Pires won the $5 million Ibrahim Prize for African governance
South Sudan worries it could become breeding ground for terrorism
First two weeks of NBA season canceled. Who's affected?
Kraken lair? Paleontologist identifies giant sea monster's bone heap.
Syrian activists galvanized by killing of Kurdish leader
99 Cents Only Stores now worth $1.6 billion
Africa Rising: Sierra Leone, Liberia set up high-tech solutions to illegal fishing
Netflix: When flip flopping is good leadership
Kenya struggling to contain spillover of Somalia's violence
Mitt Romney to get Chris Christie and his donors
Poland election: In historic first, PM gets a second term
Volcker Rule proposed: Banks can't trade for own profit
US cedes status as breakdancing capital to South Korea
'Joe the Plumber' may run for Congress. Could he win?
Bank debt: Eurozone crisis systemic, Trichet says
Why Burma's prisoner release may be more than a token gesture
Hank Williams Jr.: His latest song slams Fox News and ESPN
World's oldest car? No, but still sells for $4.6 million.
What Putin wants from China
Supreme Court rejects appeal in gay couple's adoption case
'Occupy Wall Street' the Left's Tea Party? Maybe, but...
Herman Cain, Mitt Romney tied for GOP lead in Virginia poll
US, British forces rescue Italian ship from Somali pirates
Nobel winner Leymah Gbowee speaks out on peace, women, and leadership
Yulia Tymoshenko sentence may push Ukraine away from EU, toward Russia
Thailand wades through worst flooding in decades
Afghanistan still world's top opium supplier, despite 10 years of US-led war
For presidential candidates, small events in N.H. may matter more than debate
"I, Steve": an "instant" book offers more than 200 quotes from Steve Jobs
Post oil: Microloans and cooking oil green-up 'jeepneys'
Brazil’s lessons for indebted Europe
'Vintage Van Gogh' grilled cheese sandwich
Egypt: Finance minister quits over Army killing of Christians
Texas cattle ranchers adapt to climate change
Mitt Romney in crosshairs of GOP candidates going into N.H. debate
Al Davis: a football maverick remembered
Oil prices top $85 a barrel
Time has come for a 'United States of Europe' – that includes Turkey
Schools shuttered in Acapulco show impact of Mexican drug gangs on civilians
Good Reads: Drones, Al Qaeda, and American exceptionalism
Fact or fiction? No one on Wall Street went to jail for financial crisis
Energy: how to pray about it
Libya's interim leader predicts Sirte victory by end of week