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Monitor Articles for October 19, 2011
Medicare premiums taketh what Social Security giveth?
Flat tax: GOP's Perry jumps on board with plan
Windows Phone 'gets things done,' says Microsoft's Ballmer
Social Security increase reduced after Medicare premiums increase
Galaxy Nexus, Android 4 'Ice Cream Sandwich' revealed
With proper treatment, Michael Jackson would be alive, expert says
New Obama jobs bill: Do too many Democrats view it as 'bailout lite'?
Rick Perry flat tax plan: Don't expect a 9-9-9 retread
9-9-9 will get you...eventually
Harold Camping predicts the end of the world. Again.
Tech stocks fall amid Apple earnings slump
UAW agrees to contract with Ford: How much did the union give up?
How are planets born? LkCa 15 could give scientists first-ever peek.
German satellite to fall to Earth. Here's how to watch it.
Africa Rising: Continent's income to triple, extreme poverty gone by 2060?
28 percent of OWS protesters are over 40
Ron Paul supporters sound off on Christian Science Monitor coverage
Is Newt Gingrich the GOP's next flavor of the month?
Lax Ohio laws lead to 'free-for-all' for exotic animals, critics say
Why were Brazil’s booming banks not able to avert a workers strike?
Lemony Snicket releases "Thirteen Observations on Occupy Wall Street"
Nobel Peace Prize winners Sirleaf and Gbowee reflect Liberian women's strength
The world doesn't need to go thirsty
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China and 'uncommon' acts of goodness
For Palestinians released in Gilad Shalit prisoner swap, freedom is relative
Kosovo Serbs: we won't remove barricades leading to the north
French feminists say 'au revoir' to mademoiselle
9-9-9 plan would cut taxes for the rich, raise them for almost everyone else
In Greece, protests, desperation, and 'the mother of all strikes.' Which way forward?
Abbott Laboratories to split in two
Carson Kressley eliminated from DWTS. So who'll win?
Former Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan releases new book
Is Ron Paul the favorite candidate of US military personnel?
DC Comics: caught in the middle of the tablet wars
Spiced pepitas (pumpkin seeds)
A brief history of the Greek debt crisis
2011 World Series briefing: Texas Rangers vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Tech stocks a drag on market after Apple's miss
Mortgage rates increase
Baseball lovers, test your World Series IQ
Herman Cain: Is he in over his head?
Gilad Shalit deal: An inside look at Israel-Hamas backchannel talks
Can new No Child Left Behind law pass before 2012 elections?
Japan's new PM visits South Korea. Will the visit bring the countries closer?
Stamp prices go up one penny. Is it enough to save the Postal Service?
A small tax on Wall Street could be a big help to US economy
Beyond Viktor Bout: How to stop the next 'Lord of War'
Illegal immigration: Most illegal immigrants deported in 2010 were criminals – but what does that mean?
Escaped animals: Only three escaped wild animals remain in Zanesville
Majority of Cuban-Americans for warmer US-Cuba ties, poll says, but...
RAZR: First impressions reveal slim, sturdy, powerful smartphone
Chávez opponent can run for president, but can't take office, says court
Turkey warns 'other powers' it sees behind deadly PKK attack
Herman Cain speaks out: His seven most memorable one-liners
Dreamliner 787: More orders coming, more cancellations, says Boeing
'Margin Call' trailer hints at a taut Wall Street thriller
Housing market improves
Four takeaways from the GOP debate in Las Vegas
A long, steep drop for Americans' standard of living
On Libya visit, Clinton urges transitional government to bring militias under control
In China, toddler left for dead sparks heated debate about society's moral health
GOP fight night in Las Vegas: Mitt Romney faltered, but did Rick Perry win?
Escaped wild animals hunted in Zanesville, Ohio
Home buying vs. renting: five key rules
A reason for hope
Making the most of your magazine subscriptions
Grant’s Final Victory
Reader recommendation: Shantaram
Goldman Sachs: Superstar firm falls back to Earth
Stamp prices: Up another penny in 2012