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Monitor Articles for January 12, 2013
Treasury nixes $1 trillion platinum coin
Gun debate 101: Time for 'universal' background checks on buyers?
White House opts not to create a Death Star. But a ‘magic coin’?
Global warming skeptics: What do they have to fear?
Beijing air pollution at dangerous high
The Simple Dollar
Is college worth it?
Kurds rally in Paris, demand justice for 3 women killed in mysterious circumstances
Netanyahu closes roads to Palestinian tent site
Disable Java? Here's how, after US agency warns of software 'vulnerability.'
Detroit Auto Show preview: Diesels, electrics, and hybrids
In Mass. Senate race could Scott Brown win again?
Syrian troops take back key Damascus suburb, Daraya
France reports security agent killed in special forces mission in Somalia
Cupboard bare? Five great deals on kitchen tools.
Why the Feds opted for a sweeping safety review of Boeing 787
Objections raised over additional projects lumped with Sandy relief
Obama's second inauguration may be smaller, but will still sparkle
Boosting coal power with solar energy (+video)
Why do e-books cost so much?
France pushes back Mali rebels with airstrikes
Lance Armstrong to admit doping to Oprah
Where does Haiti stand three years after its 7.0 earthquake?
Music schools drum up new hope for students in Haiti
Latin America Monitor
Attack of the wild dogs in Mexico City?