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Monitor Articles for March 19, 2013
Colbert Busch and Sanford advance in South Carolina primaries
Pentagon suspends 60 mm mortar use after eight Marines die in training
Can Ashley Judd represent Kentucky with a Tennessee address?
$3 bowl worth $2 million? Tag sale find goes for $2.225 million
Syria chemical attack? Not from the rebels, say U.S. officials
Quick action helped UCF avert gun massacre. But it was close. (+video)
Faux filters wash out history
GOP's Rand Paul, Dems' Luis Gutierrez in step on immigration reform
Mideast peace: Will Obama give Kerry a chance? Israel trip could offer clue. (+video)
Assault weapons ban now unlikely to pass. What happened?
The Oculus Rift aims to make virtual reality gaming viable
Henry Bromell dies, leaving impressive 'Homeland' legacy
HTC One delayed due to parts shortage: report
Nevada depot blast: Was exercise that killed seven really necessary?
Stocks wobble on Cyprus bailout vote
Hacker 'Weev' sentenced to 41 months in jail for iPad hack
Suntech Power defaults. Solar troubles reach China.
Even with high gas prices, will drivers budge from oil?
Stir It Up!
Meet Ron Finley: A gansta gardner (+video)
Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life
Housing construction shows broad growth in February
Reader recommendation: Singled Out
Latin America makes strides: Former Guatemalan dictator faces genocide trial
Chicken lays giant egg with another egg inside it (+video)
China steps up to support Africa's development
Spring training: 10 inspiring books about running
Bad reason to invade Iraq No. 3: 'We can trust Ahmed Chalabi'
March Madness 2013: wilder than usual?
The Monitor's View
In Obama trip to Israel, clues of US redirection
China spy case? Civilian with Top Secret access provided info, US charges.
US cars in 2050 could be using 80 percent less gasoline
'Man From U.N.C.L.E.': Will Tom Cruise star?
New York cigarette ban: Can it succeed where soda ban failed? (+video)
Bestselling books the week of 3/17/13, according to IndieBound*
Why Spain isn't likely to catch anti-establishment bug
Most Americans' retirement savings under $25,000
Nevada depot explosion kills seven. What is known so far?
Nuclear talks: Iran unmoved by world powers' latest proposal
Will surrender of Congo warlord 'The Terminator' boost the standing of the ICC?
Curiosity rover snaps images of huge Martian mountain
Global News Blog
Cyprus bailout plan puts eurocrisis back on the front page
The rewards of winter gardening
Why Russia is unhappy about the Cyprus bailout tax
Citigroup to pay $730 million to settle investor lawsuit
Which state has the most expensive car insurance?
'The Bible': Why the History Channel is smacked with 'Obama-Satan' accusation
Canadian coal plant retrofit could be a 'game changer'
Retired from hoops, NBA star takes to guarding the crosswalk
White House Easter Egg Roll: next victim of Washington's money woes? (+video)
Roommate's 911 call, rapid response thwarted UCF student's deadly plan (+video)
Cypriot bailout tax could have unintended casualty: trust in Europe's banks
Is the US oil boom coming to an end?
'Cal' Whipple helped get WWII photo published, changed photo journalism
In Iraq, a tyrant was toppled - and then no one was in charge
Late snowstorm hits winter-weary Northeast
The hottest global trend is local
Yoga pants recall hits Lululemon stores (+video)
Baby on board: Driver refuses to stop for police as wife gives birth in car
Joe Biden upbeat on Pope Francis, but US-Vatican relations not always so rosy (+video)
Iraq 10 years on: The blast that changed a reporter's view of war
'Dancing with the Stars' premiere: Who triumphed and who needs improvement?
$22 minimum wage: Could it pass Congress? (+video)
Chapter & Verse
Free e-book copies of The Da Vinci Code'
Chapter & Verse
Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' will open the Cannes Film Festival
Cyprus tax opponents get an unlikely ally: Vladimir Putin
Mark Sanford favored to top GOP primary. Is redemption complete?
A lesson from Iraq war: How to outsource war to private contractors
What would 501-day mission to Mars feel like? 'Survivor' in space.
'Bates Motel' star Vera Farmiga discusses her role as one of cinema's most famous mothers
Pope's first mass: 'protect each person, especially the poorest' (+video)
Study: A quarter million US guns are smuggled into Mexico every year
British tourist in India jumps out hotel window fearing sexual assault
Obama's Mideast trip: how he plans to win over the Israeli public, and why (+video)
A new bank for rural poor: the local post office
Terrorism & Security
Bombs rock Baghdad, ten years after Iraq invasion announced
What faith brings to life
The Simple Dollar
Should you get a second job?