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Monitor Articles for June 4, 2012
Libyan government retakes airport from disgruntled militia
Stars dazzle at Queen's Jubilee concert, but Prince Philip absent in hospital
Canadian killer caught in Germany
Majority of New Yorkers oppose sugar drink ban
Wisconsin recall goes to voters Tuesday
Bill Clinton takes on Romney at campaign event (+video)
CIA targets Al-Qaeda No. 2 with drone strike
Democrats' campaign chief: US House is 'in range' for takeover
The Reformed Broker
Proceed with caution: State of the Exchange Traded Products
US business leaders defend tea party, anonymous political ads
Pew survey: Partisan polarization in US hits 25-year high
Democrats campaign for Paycheck Fairness Act ahead of Tuesday vote
Calm returns to Wall Street, trading closes with mixed results
The distracted driving battle moves to the boardroom
NFL replacement refs: Cautious league to start hiring
At Christian Scientists' meeting, a call to engage with Christian community
Spy agency bequeaths two satellites to NASA, free of charge
Does Ron Paul want his supporters to cool it?
How military might benefit from study of hard-to-kill mosquitoes
'Game of Thrones' finale finishes the season with powerful moments
Will California's nonpartisan primary result in more moderate candidates?
Putin's China visit shows warming ties between neighboring giants
Scientists create artificial DNA molecule
Readers Write: Death penalty can reduce suffering; Gun laws protect
Richard Scarry: his 10 best books
How to watch the transit of Venus without blinding yourself (+video)
Facebook Junior? The social network prepares for younger users: report
SmartGlass makes Xbox gameplay a two-screen experience
The Monitor's View
Cyberattacks challenge ideas of war – and peace
Game of Thrones: 12 burning questions as Season Two ends
Attorney: Zimmerman was confused, fearful in $135,000 lie
Consumer Energy Report
Blessing and a curse: countries struggle with oil resources
Why did Dems spend so little on Wisconsin recall election? (+video)
Supreme Court sides with Secret Service agents in free-speech case
Mexico's first female presidential candidate: not 'different' enough
5 games to look for at E3 2012
How a US strike on Syria might look: cyberwar could play key role
Facebook lowering age restriction? Will your toddler friend you?
Nigeria plane crash: Did the plane run out of fuel?
5 solutions for Mexico's drug violence and security challenges
The Simple Dollar
Using '16 ounce cup' logic to reduce your personal spending
How to watch the transit of Venus with a pair of binoculars (+video)
Richard Dawson remembered for personal touch hosting TV's 'Family Feud'
Obama ad attacks Mitt Romney's record on jobs as governor: risky strategy? (+video)
Locals turn against Taliban in eastern Afghanistan
Wisconsin recall vote: Why didn't Obama campaign there?
Breastfeeding goals: Over half of new moms miss the mark
Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ‘n’ Roll
Reader recommendation: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana
Nigeria's Boko Haram a holy war? Maybe not entirely
'Safe havens' starting to look a lot less secure
Wedding cost? Flat. Fewer marry. Wedding boom over?
Celtics escape in Game 4 thriller to beat Heat, 93-91
Chapter & Verse
Does Oprah still have her book mojo?
4 ways Congress can help American businesses
Transit of Venus offers rare opportunity to mock astronomers (+video)
High school graduation: Ode to the average student
Father’s Day gifts: Mom’s dilemma – to surprise or get a list
Doing well by doing good
Stir It Up!
Meatless Monday: Spring pea and avocado crostini
Share (or rent) a cargo bike
Even China's stock market can't avoid Tiananmen censoring
The Daily Reckoning
As recovery signs slow, US Treasury bonds sales continue
Vietnam MIAs: Vietnam opens three sites for US M.I.A. hunt (+video)
Why are Mitt Romney's favorables rising?
NASA space shuttle embarks on voyage to New Jersey
US stocks set for anemic opening
Tiger Woods win at Memorial shows he's ready for US Open (+video)
Latin America Monitor
Thousands flee Mexico's epicenter of marijuana and poppy production
Global News Blog
Tiananmen anniversary keeps Chinese censors on edge (+video)
Will George Zimmerman get out of jail after $135,000 lie?
Indonesia rattled by 5.9 earthquake, but no tsunami
Latin America Monitor
Homicides down in Costa Rica and other Central American countries
Gas prices drop nationally as economy slows
Terrorism & Security
Syria likely to overshadow agenda as EU leaders gather in Russia with Putin
Nigeria plane crash: Was age of aircraft an issue? (+video)
The Circle Bastiat
The euro exodus from Greece and Spain
A new mock orange reblooms
Drawn to good