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Monitor Articles for April 6, 2012
'Bully' downgraded to PG-13 as ratings system assailed from all sides
Why Iran got huffy about a certain locale for next nuclear talks
Virginia Beach Navy jet crash: what is known so far
Jobs growth slows. Should we worry?
Setback for legal marijuana? Pot raid rattles top cannabis crusader.
Is corn syrup killing the honeybees? (+video)
Swimming: 8 facts – trivial and not – from 'Swim'
Reader recommendation: A Game of Thrones
Fred Couples grabs the lead at Masters
The Circle Bastiat
Should we change the way we teach economics?
6 life lessons a male reader learned from Jane Austen
Nonviolent Peaceforce helps protect women, children in South Sudan
The New Economy
Unemployment rate: Recovery leaves teens behind
Studies fault Bayer in bee die-off
Omar Suleiman, Mubarak's no. 2, enters Egypt's presidential race
Poll: Trayvon Martin case divides US by race, age, wealth, and politics
Can a Marine call Obama a 'religious enemy' - and still be a Marine?
Did Libya's revolution topple Mali into crisis?
US Navy jet crashes in Virginia apartment complex, no fatalities (+video)
What does Easter have to do with the moon anyway?
Gen. George Patton: Six not-so-gentle father-to-son tips
With an eye on female vote, Obama touts progress for women
The Monitor's View
A Romney-Rubio ticket? Not if Hispanics don't see themselves as Hispanic.
Dwarf larkspur: an early, colorful wildflower
Americans spread blame for high gas prices, foresee $4.75 a gallon
Former Saints player did not grant release of Gregg Williams audio
NASA photo captures 12-mile-high dust devil on Mars (+video)
Stir It Up!
Ham and corn chowder
Project Glass taken out for test run by Google co-founder: report
Texas tornadoes: 296 American Airlines flights canceled Friday
Microsoft still handing out checks for Windows Phone apps
Another anniversary for the overlooked Mrs. Dred Scott
The Simple Dollar
Six tips for a money-smart road trip
Afghanistan: 5 areas of concern after the US leaves
Rural tinkerer builds the first airplane made in Afghanistan
A tax on high heels?
Ordinary heroes: Two extraordinary rescues from burning cars (+videos)
Economy adds 120,000 jobs. Why the dip from bigger gains in early 2012? (+video)
Bosnian war 20th anniversary: Sarajevo residents remember siege victims Friday
Damsels in Distress: movie review
Facebook argument leads to shots fired at Ga. Waffle House
The Island President: movie review
Board seeks Marine's dismissal over 'contemptuous' anti-Obama Facebook comments
Casino mogul Adelson pressures Spain to bend rules for EuroVegas
Chapter & Verse
Bad news for independent bookstores: Is Google becoming 'another Amazon'?
Large Hadron Collider atom smasher collides particles at record energies
Latin America Monitor
Brazil neglecting culture in quest for power?
Faith tourist: From Easter at the Vatican to a South Pacific church
Israel's Iranian Jews grapple with possible strike on their homeland
Syrian army fighting rebels days before troop pullback (+video)
New smartphones: Lumia 900 best Windows 8 phone yet
Latin America Monitor
Report: US should minimize military aid to Central America, strengthen courts, police
The Masters: Lee Westwood leads, Tiger Woods tied for 29th
We Have a Pope: movie review
Mali's Tuareg rebels claim independence in north
Top Picks: The man behind Elmo, 'I'm Dickens...He's Fenster,' and more
American Idol: Even Jennifer Lopez could not save DeAndre Brackensick (+video)
Congo's Bosco, wanted by the ICC, launching rebellion
Terrorism & Security
Arms dealer Viktor Bout, blamed for arming Al Qaeda, receives 25 years in prison (+video)
Easter's call to 'love your enemies'
Good Reads: Weighing the tactics in battles over drones, hackers, and abortion rights
Obama, Romney agree: All-male Augusta golf club should allow women (+video)
Should states pay bonds to knock down buildings?
Gold prices recover, but still down for week