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Articles from New York Times Upfront (January 14, 2008)

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'Old enough to fight, old enough to vote': the 26th amendment. 421
* Arctic Meltdown: the polar ice cap may be shrinking much faster than scientist thought. Revkin, Andrew C. 765
16 candles and a ballot?: Almost 40 years after the U.S. lowered the voting age to 18, there's talk of letting 16- and 17-year-old go to the polls. Belluck, Pam 955
A flying palace. 173
Boys vs. bulls. 166
Breaking the Neanderthal Stereotype. 98
Cartoons. Cartoon 142
Cash for graduates: should students--and adults--get paid just to do the right thing? New York City is giving the idea a try. Berger, Joseph 545
Democracy: if Vladimir Putin gives up the presidency but holds on to power, is Russia really a democracy?. Levy, Clifford J. Cover story 648
Do you have a right to "bear arms"?: in the more than 200 years since the adoption of the Bill of Rights, the Supreme Court has never ruled on what the Second Amendment really means. But that may be about to change. Greenhouse, Linda 1026
FDR: how he changed America--and still affects your life today: no President has had as great an impact on everyday rife in America today as Franklin D. Roosevelt, who took office 75 years ago this spring. Bilyeu, Suzanne 1297
Hitting the campaign trail: Iowa state freshman Logan Pals spent much of the fall volunteering for Mitt Romney's campaign in Iowa. Pals, Logan 478
Keeping America competitive: why the U.S. needs to attract and keep the world's first-round intellectual draft choices. Friedman, Thomas L. 410
Lather, rinse, donate. Medical condition overview 137
Marauding monkeys. 109
Numbers in the news. 136
School menus go on a diet. 117
Should the U.S. bring back the draft? Two Congressmen, both veterans, on whether a volunteer military or conscription makes more sense. Rangel, Charles B.; Paul, Ron 538
The Middle East: can the U.S. deliver peace? with a push from President Bush, Israel and the Palestinians have committed to finalizing a peace treaty this year. Stolberg, Sheryl Gay 777
The new citizenship test: could you pass?: the test for becoming an American is about to get a lot harder. Preston, Julia 798

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