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Monitor Articles for August 9, 2011
American Muslim pleads guilty to using the Internet to solicit terrorism
In Wisconsin recall, voters vent anger at Washington-style politics
Symbian handsets will soon be pulled from US shelves, Nokia says
Facebook Messenger takes aim at email, texting
The Help: movie review
Atwitter over a Tweeted call: Pray for London
Fed's interest-rate move wows Dow, but is also sign of plodding recovery
Russell Pearce, father of Arizona immigration law, now facing recall
Which countries have a higher credit rating than the US?
6 top food memoirs
Dow rallies after Fed statement, up 429 points
The Missing of the Somme
D.B. Cooper skyjack: All that for $200k?
Reader recommendation: The Amateurs
China's critics don't represent the voice of the Chinese people
SEAL Team Six: Obama honors troops killed in helicopter crash
Prophet to pedophile: Polygamist Warren Jeffs sentenced to life in prison
High court boots Sandra Torres out of Guatelmala's presidential race
Cheers all around as Obama sets fuel efficiency goals for big trucks
The Monitor's View
Riots in Britain reflect today's social ills – and social media
Jackie Kennedy interviews and transcript to be released
Will Wisconsin recall clip Gov. Scott Walker's power? Three scenarios.
Somalia famine: Lessons we can take away
Why a 7-year-old soccer prodigy's 'contract' with Real Madrid isn't a big deal
Bestselling books the week of 8/11/11, according to IndieBound*
Quantitative easing on the way?
E-books cause publishing industry growth
West Africa Rising: New effort to boost regional trade by fighting delays, corruption
Gold prices reach yet another high on Tuesday(VIDEO)
London riots: 4 key questions
In Taiwan, a festival worth its salt
Michele Bachmann: What do her favorite books tell us?
Ratatouille: three simple summer recipes
Did Newsweek set out to make Michele Bachmann look like a loon?
Budget cuts: five groups likely to feel the pinch
Flash mob attacks: Rising concern over black teen involvement
London riots caught on CCTV camera: 'We will pursue you,' say police [VIDEO]
Somalia famine could cause militant Al Shabab group to splinter
Syria defiant despite increased regional pressure
As Robert Rodriguez takes 'Sin City 2' into production, fans speculate on the logistics and the tone of the film
Egos and tempers clash: Iron Man, Thor and Captain America fight for the leading role in 'The Avengers'
D.B. Cooper skyjack: Latest lead goes cold – and the legend lives on
Diana Nyad swim from Cuba to Florida ends after 29 hours
SEAL Team Six members remembered in Virginia Beach
After 635-point sell-off, Fed running out of options
Why the US must support bid for Palestinian statehood
London riots: Residents demand tougher policing after third night of burning, looting [VIDEO]
US moves to head off states' revolt over No Child Left Behind
Fed can't fix the economy this time, but will it try?
Perseid meteor shower: Best times to see the 'shooting stars'
Turkey risks Syria's friendship in last-ditch effort to end violence
Credit rating: S&P is not the first to downgrade the US
Confidence that goes beyond the stock market
Colombia's new security push
Keep cool with icy granita
A cottage garden primer