Now that the New York Times pay wall is live, you only get 20 free clicks a month. For those worried about hitting their limit, we're taking a look through the paper each morning to find the stories that can make your clicks count.
Leading the home page this morning, a report from the crime desk tells us that the State of New York's case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn is "on the verge of collapse." And in keeping with the global fascination over the case, we get a report of the news's shocking effect on the French public. But with a view toward armchair summer travel, our top pick is Frugal Traveler's roundup of legal ways to visit Cuba.
World: The report on a burgeoning revolt in Sudan leads the section, and while it's not a scoop it's a good bit of coverage of an issue that requires as much conveyance of the national mood as the actual political facts. And there's an interesting update from Syria about the coalition of factions forming a new opposition there.
U.S.: The report on a plan, 20 years in the making, to save the northern spotted owl, provides a great check-in on some of the changing environmental issues facing the Pacific Northwest. And in the Whitey Bulger case, information is already reportedly coming to light that may convict the law enforcement officers he's alleged to have bribed.