World to Vlad: Put Up or Shut Up in Anti-Terror Fight

Putin says his main goal in Syria is to defeat the Islamic State. World leaders on Tuesday demanded that he prove it.


The Public Art Project Making the Case for Whistleblowers to Be Regarded as Heroes

By casting Julian Assange, Edward Snowden, and Chelsea Manning in bronze, artist Davide Dormino argues the three activists should be regarded as monumental heroes.

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This Chart Shows the U.S. Commitment to Accept 10,000 Syrian Refugees Falls Short of Its Peers

The U.S. commitment to take 10,000 Syrian refugees in the next year will do little to alleviate the crisis.


Alek Skarlatos Thwarted a Terrorist Attack. But Can He Waltz?

Army National Guard Specialist Alek Skarlatos tackled a gunman on a Paris-bound train in August. Now he'll try to dance his way to the top on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."


Le Donald, and Western Democracy’s Populism Problem

Europeans may be gobsmacked by the phenomenon that is Donald Trump. But at home, they’re voting for dangerous politicians just like him.


Marine Le Pen Expels Her Father From National Front, Party He Founded

A fight to clean up the National Front has turned into an acrimonious father-daughter battle.


These 8 Democrats Are AIPAC’s Best Chances of Killing the Iran Deal

The pro-Israel lobbying giant is running out of Democrats who might be willing to help slow Obama's Iran nuclear deal.


He Was Hiding From Charlie Hebdo Gunmen. Now He Wants French Media to Pay for Revealing His Location.

Lilian Lepère hid for eight hours from Said and Cherif Kouachi, the gunmen responsible for deadly attacks in January. But did French media compromise his safety during the ordeal?


Malaysia Confirms Debris Comes From Missing Airliner

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced on Thursday morning that an airplane fragment found late last month was debris from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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