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Monitor Articles for March 8, 2013
Daylight saving time: Can springing ahead save energy or money?
The 100th day: Learning's tipping point deep in the school year
International Women's day: 3 challenges women face around the world
Shocked by Sandy Hook, South Dakota allows teachers to arm themselves
In Afghanistan, Hagel faces early test: how many troops to leave behind
Global News Blog
Chávez funeral: How do you spot a true Chávista? (+video)
International Women's day: Test your knowledge about women leaders
Chavez funeral: lavish nod to a populist touch and global reach (+video)
Stocks rise on burst of hiring
Facebook and HTC team up for 'Myst' smart phone: report
Nathan Safferstein: Supermarket manager, atomic spy
Vergara surrogate baby? Yes, says N.Y. Post
Danica Patrick hit by rock, says she's OK
Huge flood on Mars? Orbiter data shows evidence of ancient megaflood.
Rand Paul rises, Jeb Bush jockeys: a big week for possible 2016 contenders (+video)
Tiger Woods thrives as McIlroy struggles in Cadillac Championship
Years after last Ultima game, Richard Garriott eyes a comeback
Bill O'Reilly goes ballistic on Alan Colmes. Preplanned?
Unemployment rate drops to 7.7 percent. How real is job-market progress?
Kenya's election plagued by vote-rigging allegations, despite efforts at transparency
Google cuts 1,200 more jobs at Motorola
Chapter & Verse
Catching up with award-winning LBJ biographer Robert Caro
Is Washington working? How Congress took a big step forward this week.
SimCity crumbles under online issues
Tunisia's Al Nahda unveils new cabinet in latest bid to placate critics
Drunk driver sues friend, restaurants after deadly crash conviction
The Monitor's View
Why honey works better than vinegar in Washington
Spanish corruption inquiry inches closer to Prime Minister Rajoy
Despite UN peacekeeper capture, Syrian aid groups say dangers are overblown
Civil War sailors buried: Their faces are known, but who are they?
Keystone XL pipeline will create 35 permanent jobs, State Department says
Chris Zorich, ex-Chicago Bear, faces tax charges
New type of bacteria discovered in lake beneath Antarctic ice
On International Women's Day, Russian women want change – not gifts
3 questions to ask about US drone policy
Bin Laden son-in-law's trial in New York reignites Guantánamo debate
Did Rand Paul fear-monger in filibuster? (+video)
February unemployment report: What kind of jobs is the economy creating?
Big government doesn't work
Jennifer Lawrence bullied: ignore 'em or forgive 'em
Hulk rumors dispelled by Ruffalo and Whedon
Advice for Secretary Kerry on International Women's Day
Apple's rumored iRadio service could be delayed until summer
3 ways you can combat sex trafficking
Reader recommendation: The Passage of Power
Youth villages give Israeli immigrant children a place to belong
Daylight savings time and my three sons at home: the exception, futile, and outdated
France's president wants to extend paternity participation
Peeps, at 60, show no sign of slowing down (+video)
'War Witch' brings the plight of an African child soldier to horrifying life
'Beyond the Hills' follows two women's broken relationship
USAID to put $300 million into women's rights in Afghanistan
'Oz The Great and Powerful' is less than magical (+video)
Bosnian woman helped make rape a war crime
North Korea steps up rhetoric: How far will it push?
Stir It Up!
Two simple satisfying salads
Why Republicans want a military trial for Osama bin Laden's son in law (+video)
Take our fruit and veggie quiz!
NORAD evacuated after suspicious packages found
Falklands residents expected to give resounding 'yes' to staying British
What is International Women’s Day? (+video)
Buying into God's plan
'Oz the Great and Powerful' takes a gamble with a beloved story (+video)
Global News Blog
Attack highlights how a corner of Afghanistan is falling apart
American Idol: The Top 10 are unveiled (+video)
Terrorism & Security
UN peacekeepers pull out of Syrian-Israeli DMZ as civil war edges closer
Comandante Hugo Chávez: What role will military play in next administration? (+video)
Claude King, one of Louisiana's greatest songwriters, dies (+video)
Global News Blog
China voted for new North Korea sanctions. Will it enforce them? (+video)
Medicaid expansion: A deal states cannot refuse?
Jack Reece helps a Noah's Ark of animals in India
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