She received two pastries when she asked the bakery for only one.
The Red Army's Christian Klar was sentenced to five life terms. Last week, after 26 years in jail – and no apologies from Klar – he was set free.
Leopold Engleitner endured the Holocaust. His long life since has inspired others.
Readers write about the pen pals they found through the Monitor's old Mail Bag column.
Even without plunging auto and gasoline sales, October's rate was still -0.5 percent – a gloomy sign for holiday shopping.
A new discourse is emerging in France and Europe that urges a focus on ability – rather than on race or skin.
The country's courts and governments have banned 850 websites this year, including YouTube and Blogger.
Sales of toys are down – except to adults, who love to collect the toys that were popular when they were younger.