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Monitor Articles for May 14, 2012
Someone deserve a gold star? Tell them, and everyone is happier
Ron Paul effectively ends presidential campaign
GOP shoots down civil unions in Colorado
Obama "vampire" ads target Romney on economy (+video)
Greece's economic woes may hurt US
Obama says gay marriage 'right thing to do' (+video)
Yahoo CEO’s exit: debacle for company, and a warning for resume padders
JP Morgan losses send Wall Street back to Capitol Hill (+video)
Jerry Brown proposes billions in cuts. Are Californians getting his message?
Post-traumatic stress now a leading concern for military families
US and Pakistan make up. Will supply route to Afghanistan reopen?
The Reformed Broker
College savings or retirement fund: where to invest?
Why Ron Paul's 2012 effort may not really be over
With graduation speeches, Obama, Romney target 'must win' audiences
Should we build a real-life Starship Enterprise and fly it to Mars? (+video)
In France, earliest-ever wall art appealed to hunters ... and lovers
Samsung Galaxy S III: Big screen, big battery, big potential
2012 NBA playoff semifinals: Can the veterans turn back the upstarts?
Stocks, euro tumble over Greek deadlock
MacBook Pro revving for full makeover this year: report
Former high-school teacher among incoming space station crew
The Entrepreneurial Mind
Making your new business noticeable
The Monitor's View
Nonviolent tactics may be Syria's only path to freedom
Dalai Lama wins Templeton Prize, says China suffers from 'moral crisis'
With Egypt's help, Israel strikes deal to end hunger strike
Jessica Sanchez: Chula Vista welcomes home their American Idol (+video)
SpaceX to attempt historic private launch to space station this week (+video)
The Circle Bastiat
Offshore bank accounts: no Americans allowed
GOP campaign chiefs: Republicans will gain House seats in November
Obama ad depicts Mitt Romney as job-killing 'vampire.' Over the top? (+video)
Could LRA commander's capture help net Joseph Kony? (+video)
Who gets to keep shipwreck treasure? Supreme Court declines Spain case.
Happy birthday, Mark Zuckerberg. How tech has changed in 28 years.
Top 9 reasons Congress is broken
Russians perplexed by Putin's snub of G8. Is it because of protests? Obama?
Should Greece ditch the euro?
Syrian violence spills over border into Lebanon
Top baby names of 2011: Sophia, Jacob and... Briella?
China, Philippines to ban fishing in disputed South China Sea
Global News Blog
Seattle skier falls 160 feet into Canadian crevasse, rescued unscathed (+video)
Green roofs in Nairobi save energy, water
How a Houston lawyer tracks down missing moon rocks (+video)
Latin America Monitor
Violence in Mexico and Brazil: How droughts play a role
How Mormons – like Romney – cultivate business savvy early on
Donald Duck Dunn defined the Memphis soul sound
Time Magazine style breastfeeding a global goal
Obama's meddling puts the brakes on the green car industry
US resumes arms sales to Bahrain. Activists feel abandoned
Facebook, Twitter and creating your own digital brand
Breathe into it: parenting as yoga
21 smart nonfiction titles we think you'll enjoy this summer
15 summer 2012 novels we think you'll like
Celtics hope to keep up winning ways over 76ers in NBA playoffs Monday night
California rail project: Who should pay?
Readers Write: Congress ignores calls for tax reform; Political families teach service
From goth to jock: your teenager's search for identity
New super PAC hopes to woo younger voters to Republican side
A little book has a big impact on how to run a charity
Giant manta rays are restless travelers, says satellite study (+video)
6 ways parents can cut college costs
Latin America Monitor
Is Bogota's gun ban responsible for a drop in homicides?
Arizona wildfires: Five fires mark start of 2012 wildfire season (+video)
Congo Siasa: Congolese troops showing progress against mutiny
Kony hunt: Ugandan army captures senior LRA commander
Terrorism & Security
UN's nuclear agency, Iran begin critical meeting ahead of Baghdad talks
Yahoo revolving door: Another CEO shuffle (+video)
How to grow and cook spinach
Facebook IPO could target higher price
Stocks fall in Europe, Asia amid Greek turmoil
Stir It Up!
Meatless Monday: Falafel-crusted potatoes with red sauce
JPMorgan Chase: Loss to force three executives to resign?
Breaking down walls that divide