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Monitor Articles for November 26, 2012
Satellites show more activity at North Korean missile site
Superstorm Sandy racks up $32 billion in NY damages (+video)
Judge orders merging of Aurora lawsuits against movie chain
Euro officials cut a deal on Greek debt
Wal-Mart distances itself from Bangladesh factory fire (+video)
Cyber Monday: Work ethic is no match for shoppers' zeal for a deal (+video)
Obamacare: Supreme Court orders new look at university’s lawsuit
Fiscal cliff: White House steps up pressure on GOP to reach a deal (+video)
Can people record police officers? Illinois ban gets no help at Supreme Court.
Fiscal cliff: Why is the White House helping Republicans?
Could Catalonia's vote boost Basque independence?
Europe debt defaults are poised to rattle stocks
Amid bitter leadership row, French conservatives tap Copé
Stocks end lower after strong week
Do you know your National Football League history? Take our quiz
Chicago Fed: US economy at near-recession level
Chris Christie files papers to seek re-election in N.J.
Galapagos Tortoise 'Lonesome George' may have had relatives after all
Indebted Caribbean tax havens look to tax foreign investors
Electric cars: niche technology or the auto industry's future?
Cyber Monday deals: Electronics are hot, but so is other stuff (+video)
Susan Rice: why GOP opposition to her is no longer white-hot (+video)
The Monitor's View
Cyber Monday's sales success fits one Internet trend
How the myth of oil abundance impedes progress on climate change
Chapter & Verse
Obama shops local again on Small Business Saturday
Where are Britain's spending cuts?
Norquist pledge: Are GOP tax rebels start of a trend or just talk? (+video)
Google and ICOA: The big deal that wasn't
Global first: Brit visits all 201 states without flying
Deadly Bangladesh garment factory fire spotlights poor working conditions (+video)
Kidnapping victim Elizabeth Smart's memoir to be written by US congressman-elect
SpaceX founder Musk eyes 'self-sustaining' Mars civilization
US-Russian crew chosen for yearlong space voyage
Galaxy Note II hits 5 million mark in two months
Syrian rebels struggle to keep regime Air Force on the ground (+video)
Supreme Court rejects Idaho case on prohibiting the insanity defense
Russian NGOs say new law makes them look like spies (+video)
Jude Law in 'Anna Karenina' does well at box office as 'Breaking Dawn' breaks records
The Parent Rap: Like Gangnam Style, raising dorkyness to an art (+video)
Whatever happened to limited government?
Anne Hathaway earns early praise for 'Les Miserables'
Catalonian elections: Madrid is bad, austerity is worse (+video)
US energy: What's oil production got to do with national security?
A new party emerges in world's biggest democracy
Chapter & Verse
As 'The Hobbit' premiere nears, the movie team works around the clock (+ video)
Ceasefire opens up deeper waters for Gaza's fishermen
Escape From North Korea
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Syrian rebels forced to police their own as crime tarnishes reputation
UBS fined. Rogue trader lost $2.3 billion.
Mali security nightmare: Why foreign intervention alone won't stop the chaos
Did Syria drop cluster bombs on a playground near Damascus?
The Entrepreneurial Mind
Making strong business partnerships
Casey Anthony: Did she do a Google search for 'fool-proof suffocation'? (+video)
Latin America Monitor
Argentina's last stand in battle against bondholders
Egypt's Morsi to meet with judges over power grab (+video)
Baby box ban: Why the UN wants to ban the practice
'12 days of Christmas' cost: How much is a partridge in a pear tree?
Take-away from US election: Obama's 'small' issues won big
Why is Ehud Barak leaving Israeli politics? (+video)
Bartering may boost food supply for rural Kenyans
Terrorism & Security
DR Congo's M23 rebel leader heads to Uganda for withdrawal talks (+video)
Climate change talks: What are the goals in Qatar? (+video)
Are you up to the task?
Of bargains: grand and not so much
A garden writer heads to Phoenix, where they really turn up the heat
Black Friday record: Weekend sales up 13 percent
Stir It Up!
Kale and brown rice salad with cranberries and pecans
Cyber Monday: deals could lead to biggest online sales day (+video)