The Invaluable U.S.-Israeli Alliance

Both Washington and Jerusalem have reaped huge dividends from their longstanding partnership — and those ties are about to grow even stronger.


The American Soul Is a Murderous Soul

Guns make America more lethal than other countries. But getting rid of the Second Amendment won’t make Americans any less violent.


The Unexplained Disappearance of Dahlia Yehia

A 25-year-old American traveled to Nepal to volunteer after the earthquake. She found a friendly host on She was never heard from again.

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FBI Recommends No Charges For Clinton in Email Case

FBI chief James Comey blasts Clinton’s “extremely careless” handling of classified material, but finds no evidence she or her aides intentionally broke the law.


A French Terrorist Killed Two People, Then Bragged About it on Facebook Live

Larossi Abballa live-streamed the aftermath of his home invasion and murder of two police officials in France.


Mercenaries Are the Silent Majority of Obama’s Military

The president’s "light footprint" approach to war has relied on thousands of Americans paid to fight — and die — in the shadows.


China’s ‘Guam Killers’ Threaten U.S. Anchor Base in Pacific

Advances in Chinese missile technology are putting the big American base, formerly a sanctuary, in range of attacks.

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