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Monitor Articles for September 7, 2012
Why the oil industry doesn't want you to remember the last 14 years
US military attacked for its clean-tech push (but sticks to its guns, anyway)
Humans seem to need outside energy
US energy sector better off than four years ago? Duke CEO says yes.
The real reason behind oil price rises
Climate change: why it could be a hot topic on the campaign trail
Did you find all the secrets in Google's Star Trek: The Original Series doodle?
Drew Peterson: How his murder case upended a quiet community
Obama's speech: uplifting but short on specifics
Crab species on ocean floor has ultraviolet vision, say researchers
Georgia flouts federal order, withholds lunch ladies' unemployment benefits
Search engine wars: Microsoft invites Google to "Bing It On"
Stocks nudge upward after tepid jobs report
NFL players have bounty suspensions overturned on appeal
Singh leads Woods, McIlroy at BMW Championship after two rounds
The Reformed Broker
Investors walk away from mutual funds, leaving billions on the table
At $199, Kindle Fire HD isn't an iPad – but it doesn't need to be
One year after bomb blinded Afghan vet, Paralympic gold
As Pakistani Christian girl is granted bail, critics call for blasphemy law reform
Shepard Fairey, 'HOPE' poster artist, spared jailtime in criminal contempt trial
Star Trek: The Original Series' surprising role in US civil rights
The Monitor's View
Asia must shed myth of limited good
'Community' stars Gillian Jacobs and Yvette Nicole Brown talk season four
Will US terrorist label for Haqqani network push Pakistan into a corner?
Women for Mitt: why they say it's Obama waging a 'war on women'
Fall books: 10 fiction titles you'll want to know about
After the confetti, Obama faces a reality check
Total unemployment rate drops to 14.7 percent
Side By Side: movie review
Hello I Must Be Going: movie review
Companies we love in 8 industries we hate
Bachelorette: movie review
The Eye of the Storm: movie review
Military analysts say Syrian Army is far from point of collapse
Good Reads: Israel's Iran debate, Scalia's 'originalism,' and blasphemy in Pakistan
Jobs report shows weak August numbers. Will Fed 'ease' the way?
Pa. man charged for airplane explosives prank call
Obama vs. Romney 101: 5 ways they differ on immigration
For first interview of new term, Putin puts priority on foreign audience
Chapter & Verse
Judge approves a settlement between DOJ and publishers in landmark opinion
Best lines of Democratic convention – from Jennifer Granholm to John Kerry (+video)
Latin America Monitor
'Supersize it': seats widen to accommodate Brazil's growing obese population
What happens when you graduate in Hong Kong - and can't speak Chinese?
Global News Blog
As Democratic convention closes, Germany adjusts to a pragmatic Obama
Losing ground to Islamists, Tunisia's liberal parties get in the charity game
Chapter & Verse
Amazon announces new devices, including HD Kindle Fire
Democratic convention hoopla over, Obama now faces a reality check
Damascus shaken by blast, five police killed in Syrian capital
In-N-Out discrimination suit charges burger chain won't hire blacks
Latin America Monitor
Mexico: What keeps drug traffickers 'in the game?'
Stir It Up!
Beet greens pesto
Tropical Storm Isaac triggers microinsurance payment to Haiti's budding entrepreneurs
Magic store owner made cash disappear; gets two years
Fall books: 19 smart nonfiction picks
'Happier at Home': Gretchen Rubin offers 10 tips to make home more comforting
Christian girl accused of blasphemy granted bail by Pakistani judge
Strom Thurmond's America
Adrian Peterson, Jones-Drew ready to play Sunday, but how much?
Reader recommendation: The Passage of Power
Service industry shows mixed activity in August. Unpredictable conditions ahead?
Drew Peterson case: Focus shifts to missing fourth wife, appeal
Obama speech: Despite foreign policy successes, a need for the big view (+video)
Jennifer Granholm: How did she rev up the DNC? (+video)
Magnitude-3.5 quake strikes L.A., no reports of damage
Family feud part of French Alps murder investigation
US formally designates Pakistani Haqqani network as terrorists
Tiger Woods chases Rory McIlroy at BMW Championship
Terrorism & Security
France gives Syria's rebel-held cities aid, other Western powers may follow
Have you tried turning?
Caroline Kennedy compares Obama to JFK
China earthquakes damage 20,000 homes, leave 50 dead (+video)
New stats drive home Millennials' aversion to cars
ECB bond-buying boosts markets in early trading
She made a poor township school into one of South Africa's best
Rescue dog: Exercising dominance for the sake of good manners
Internet safety for kids: Mom, the benevolent dictator-snoop, is unrepentant
Top Picks: A radio show about visual design, Wagner's Ring Cycle, and more
Obama speech: Do Republicans have any ideas besides tax cuts? (+video)
Amazon announcement: new Kindles. Hollywood: new worries.
Amazon introduces new Kindle Fire HD line