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Monitor Articles for August 12, 2011
Statue of Liberty closing for modern update
Pioneer Trail: Zynga goes West, again
Bing is more accurate than Google, report shows. Does it matter?
Health-care reform law set back, setting stage for Supreme Court showdown
Eurozone debt: Grave threat to US economy or imaginary boogeyman?
Tea party fortunes are fading even as its star Michele Bachmann shines
Are we all extraterrestrials? Scientists discover traces of DNA in space.
Casey Anthony ordered back to Florida to avoid 'mockery of justice'
Stocks finish wild week on an up note
How vulnerable will deficit 'super committee' be to pressure from lobbyists?
Jani Lane remembered for his turn as a singer-songwriter in Warrant
To defuse 'flash' protest, BART cuts riders' cell service. Is that legal?
The real question on Syria: Why no war crimes indictments yet?
A trick to catch Perseid meteor shower 2011 in spite of a full moon
Why Egypt is angry over $65 million in US democracy grants
Rising demand for oil could lead to global double-dip recession
Ghana schoolboy launches his own Somalia famine fundraiser
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Help starving Somalia now
Czech puppetry tradition comes with strings attached
Police torture cases from Daley era vex Chicago's Rahm Emanuel
Wisconsin State Fair mob attack: Police seek hate crime charges
How Congress can cap tax breaks
Straw poll: In Iowa, GOP leans to the right of the right
Israelis protest costly housing – but not cost of settlements. Why?
Mali's two-pronged approach to combating Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb
Oreo caramel brownies
Obama needs a story line for the nation
Retail sales rise, countering recession fears in stock market [VIDEO]
Senna: movie review
Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place: movie review
Federal Reserve more likely to do third round of easing: pros
Jodie Foster helps in search for alien civilizations
Big bounce, gold and bonds give a bit
Why hasn't President Obama called for Syria's Assad to go?
Pitch black: The mystery of a darkest planet ever seen
Budget cuts and authorial tango: why Frank Darabont left AMC's 'The Walking Dead'
George Pelecanos talks about "The Cut"
Kenya's 'Ocampo Six' soon to clear last hurdle before trial
After London riots, some bemoan damage to city's image ahead of 2012 Olympics
Afghanistan's future murkier as Karzai disavows third term
Pregnant fossil found in Kentucky
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie: movie review
Cedar planked salmon with maple mustard glaze
Clinton calls for more international action against Syria's Assad
Arrest of money launderer 'Dolly' in Colombia is minimal blow to Sinaloa drug cartel
Invisible presence at GOP debate in Iowa: Rick Perry
Beyond the mini-fridge
Which country deserves a higher rating? You pick.
Short-selling banned in 4 European countries
Bad review of your book? Voilà! It's gone.
Hakone grass: A cascading ornamental grass brightens the garden
Beijing Welcomes You: Unveiling the Capital City of the Future
Reader recommendation: JFK and the Unspeakable
10 best classic political novels
Is a Sprint iPhone 5 on the way?
Google+ Games: Another fiscal FarmVille in the making?