Venezuela’s Maduro Must Adapt to Survive. He Won’t.

The international price of oil has dropped by more than 40 percent in the past six months. To put it lightly, this presents a major ...


The Messy Side of Falling Oil Prices

Beijing may have popped the Fed’s oil bubble, and everyone’s getting splattered.


Does China’s Quest for Energy Security Threaten the United States?

While the United States and European Union strongly oppose Russia over its expansionist agenda in Ukraine, China has cautiously avoided having to take a side ...


Can OPEC Kill the U.S. Oil Boom?

OPEC's decision to stand pat last week and maintain current crude production levels sent oil prices down to nearly five-year lows on Monday. It also ...


Talking Turkey: What Will OPEC Do?

NOTE: This story was updated Thursday morning. UPDATE: OPEC delegates decided not to cut production at the meeting in Vienna, rolling over the cartel's current ...


Nuclear Talks, Glutted Markets Offer Iranian Economy Little Relief

The seven-month extension of nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers agreed to in Vienna means Iran can expect little relief from sanctions that ...


Pushed by ISIS, Iraq and Kurds Come Closer to a Deal

The Islamic State and the threat it poses to Iraq's survival have unleashed a torrent of nightmares and horror, but there may be one apparent ...


Putting the Islamic State Over a Barrel

The Islamic State, which has conquered a host of oil fields in Syria and Iraq, has often been touted as the world's richest terrorist group. ...

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

Obama Hammers Sony for Pulling ‘The Interview’

Obama Hammers Sony for Pulling ‘The Interview’

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